Assam Minister, Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma today held a press-meet at Janta Bhawan were he announced the SOPs for Durga Puja. He said, there shall be no “pillion-riding” during the puja in the state. Only females, and kids are allowed to go for pillion ridding.
No males can opt for pillion riding during Durga Puja in Assam.
He stated, that Assam has started to witness a flattening curve COVID-19 cases. However, there shall be restrictions for Durga Puja celebrations in the state.