KOKRAJHAR, Dec 4: After a hiatus, the Basugaon town in Chirang has been hit again by the coronavirus. In the last two days, two women from the same family of ward number 3 of Basugaon town have been infected with the coronavirus.
One of the women is in critical condition and has been admitted to Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College and Hospital, Barpeta. The district administration as well as the health department have been asked to remain vigilant after the news of infection in Basugaon town on Friday. Other family members of both the infected patients have also been tested on Saturday.
The affected family has been advised to stay at home by the health department. As a consequence, the affected families have also shut down their business establishment and are self-isolating. The Chirang district administration as well as the health department have called upon all to take precautionary measures against the corona outbreak again in Basugaon town.