“Almost all Muslim religious and social organisations in Assam today are led by immigrant Muslim leaders and they infuse their own culture in them. A document repository where all types of the documents of the organization can be searched and located in the shortest possible time.

Guwahati-based businessman and social activist Anand Kumar Jain donated over Rs 2 crore (20 million rupees) to support the fight against coronavirus. Economy of Assam today represents a unique juxtaposition of backwardness amidst plenty. Assam Minorities Development Board Chairman Syed Muminul Aowal told Swarajya that the objective of the planned census is to “segregate indigenous Muslims of Assam from migrant Muslims”. [19] The COVID-19 tally in Assam also shoots up due to some pilgrims of Ajmer Sharif Dargah (Rajasthan), who arrived in the Silchar city of Cachar district by bus on 6 May. [374], The Income Tax Department and the Finance Ministry have declared that all donations to the fund are 100 per cent tax-deductible, being donations to a fund set up by a state government to provide medical relief to the poor under Sec 80G (1) of the Income tax Act. According to sources, the industry suffers an estimated loss of around 60 crores of income. Earlier, it had to postponed the examination due to Lockdown and now had to cancel it due to spike in COVID-19 cases across the state.

[354][355] On July 21, the government started random COVID-19 testing in Kamrup Metro district, especially in Guwahati city. May [315] The Assam government further decided to provide 5 kg rice per month to all those poor families who do not have a ration card. [297] Also, the government has launched a mobile application called COVAAS for users to get information and updates regarding the COVID-19 in Assam. Tea production in the state stood at nearly 694.53 million kgs during 2019-20. [352], On July 3, the state begins antigen testing for coronavirus, which produced results within an hour. Apart from these three major groups, there are smaller ones like Moimal, Jolha, Ujani and Syed. The Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) saw protests in Meghalaya, Mizoram and Manipur this January, but the protests shifted to Assam when Parliament took it up again.   Recoveries

[390], In order to boost testing capabilities, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati has developed several low-cost and high-quality ‘Made in Assam’ COVID-19 kits including VTM kits, RT-PCR kits and RNA isolation kits, which was finally handed over to Assam government on June 17. The first case of the COVID-19 pandemic in the Indian state of Assam was reported on 31 March 2020. Assam also accounts for fair share of India's production of rice, rapeseed, mustard, jute, potato, sweet potato, banana, papaya, areca nut and turmeric. The state accounts for over 53.55 per cent in the country’s overall tea production.   Institutional quarantine, The following table shows the no. Assam has the largest tea growing area in the world, constituting around one-seventh of the global tea production. [401], Ongoing COVID-19 viral pandemic in Assam, India. One of the biggest public sector oil company of the country, Oil India Ltd. has its plant and headquarter at Duliajan.[19]. Get information about Assam - districts, facts, history, economy, infrastructure, society, culture and travel. [370] The famous Kamakhya temple which host the biggest Ambubachi Mela, has called off all celebrations this year amid COVID-19.