DIBRUGARH, July 29 - In order to ramp up coronavirus tests in the district, the administration here has set up altogether 27 screening and counselling centres in different parts of the district. Anyone with signs of COVID-19 infection or any symptoms of fever, cough, breathing difficulty, pneumonia, nausea, and diarrhoea can contact respective ASHA workers in their area or call 6026654700 for registration to get tested. The scheduled time for screening and counselling has been fixed to 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.
The administration started Covid screening in at least ten centres today � Public High School, Dibruugarh (for areas � Seujpur, Padum Nagar-I, Thermal, Boiragimoth, Padum Nagar-II), Government Girls� HS School (Bansbari, Chiring Chapori, BC Das Path, Baruah Pathar, Fancy Gali, Kalibari 1, Kalibari 2, Amoraguri), Sister Nibedita High School (Shantipara, Subhaspolly, Bansbari, PN Road, Ashok Path, KP Road, ISKCON Road), Graham Bazar Government Girls� High School (Graham Bazar, Red Cross road, Police Reserve, Jhalukpara, Berrywhite Colony, HS Road), Gangapara LP School (Gangapara, Indian Airlines, Dharmapara, Jyoti Nagar), Moran Model LP School (Khowang/Moran), Lepetkatta Bonua LP School (Lepetkatta), St Lukes Hospital, Chabua (Chabua), Duliajan IT College (Duliajan) and Naharkatia Mangalboria Bazar hall (Naharkatia). Tomorrow, screening has been scheduled at Railway High School (for areas � Shankardev Rly Colony, South Jalan Nagar, VG Hospital, Boiragimoth, Kalibari, Running gate, No. 6 Amolapatty Junior School (Amolapatty, Rose Gali), Shree Vishwanath Marwari Databya Aushadhalaya (H S Road, Master Para), Graham Bazar Government Girls� High School (Graham Bazar, Dhobipatty, Tinkunia), Shree Durgabari Hindi ME School (Paltan Bazar, Dibrujan, Gaharline), Barbaruah Girls� High School ( Barbaruah) and Naharkatia Daily Market hall (Naharkatia).
On July 31, screenings will be done at East Chowkidinghee LP School (for areas � Pathan Patty, Smashan Para, Gandhi Nagar, Lachit Nagar), Graham Bazar High School (Red Cross Road, Dushad Patty, Naliapool), ASTC Bus Stand (Chowkidinghee, Chiring Chapori, Chiring Gaon Railway Colony), Dighali Bazar LP School (Paanch Ali, Lohar Patty 1, Lohar Patty (Diamond Club), Naliapool Bengali High School (Shankardev Namghar Naliapool, Jyoti Nagar, Durgabari, Masterpara-Naliapool, Fazal Ali Path, Naliapool Railway Colony, Buddha Mandir and Joypur Auditorium Joypur).
On August 1, screenings will be done in South Jalan Milan LP School (for areas � Milan Nagar, ASTC Bus Stand (Zigzag Road, Ruplal Dutta Path, Chowkidinghee, Amtoli, Rudali Path), Bengali Boys� High School (Khalihamari, Kartik Para, Old Namghar and MLA Office, Rajgarh).
Till the filing of this report, 150 new positive cases were detected in the district.