2 arrested for skipping mandatory COVID test at Guwahati airport

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Guwahati, Jan 28 (PTI) 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 ESB SOM SOM