There has been a surge in the number of COVID-19 cases in Assam in recent times and on Tuesday eleven students of DCB Girls’ College in Jorhat tested positive for coronavirus.
Jorhat deputy commissioner Roshni A Korati said, “Out of the 11 girls, three students who were supposed to appear for Semester exams are kept in isolation in the hostel and will appear for exams from the hostel. On the other hand the rest of the eight girls have been kept under isolation at home.”
The Jorhat district administration had also conducted RAT testing at JB College and CKB College and NN Saikia College in the Titabar subdivision. Students of JB College (148) and NN Saikia (40) have all tested negative so far.