2 arrested for skipping mandatory COVID test at Guwahati airport

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Published: January 29,2021 12:56 PM
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January 29, 2021: Two people who arrived here on a flight were arrested for allegedly violating the safety measures and forcefully getting out of the airport without taking the mandatory COVID-19 test

January 29, 2021: Two people who arrived here on a flight were arrested for allegedly violating the safety measures and forcefully getting out of the airport without taking the mandatory COVID-19 test, police said on Thursday.



The incident happened at the Guwahati airport on Wednesday around 8 pm, they said.



The two passengers forcefully got out of the airport without taking the mandatory test and obstructed officials from doing their duty, they said.



A case under different sections of the Disaster Management Act, 2005 was registered against them at the Azara police station, following which they were arrested, police said. (PTI)