DHUBRI, March 30 - Dhubri Gurudwara Sri Teg Bahadur Sahib has offered 40 rooms inside its premises to the administration to be used as mass quarantine facility, for the suspected novel coronavirus affected persons.
The Sikh Pratinidhi Board, Eastern Zone (SPBEZ), which maintains the Gurudwara, has also offered to provide three time meals from their �Langar� to the quarantined persons in these rooms.
The administration informed that already 8 persons from Bihar and UP have been quarantined in this facility, who are being offered food regularly by the SPBEZ from their Langar. It was also informed that they have given a complete building for this mass quarantine facility, which is a fully separate building from the main Gurudwara. �A guard has been kept in this building and the meals are being provided to this guard, who is distributing it among the quarantined persons,� said an official.
Sardar Gurbindar Singh, Manager of the Dhubri Gurudwara, said, �We have handed over the keys of that building to the district administration for quarantine facility.� He also said that the doors of the historic Gurudwara is now closed for pilgrimage.