Assam blocking movement of vehicles carrying medical supplies: Mizoram health minister

AIZAWL: Mizoram well being minister R Lalthangliana claimed on Sunday that medical provides, together with Covid-19 take a look at kits, had been being blocked from getting into the state from Assam as a result of imposition of blockade within the Barak Valley area following the border dispute. 

Assam, nonetheless, stated that no organisation is at the moment staging any blockade within the state.

Mizoram is at the moment battling the second wave of the pandemic and is likely one of the most affected states within the nation.

Lalthangliana alleged that autos carrying Covid-19 associated supplies like take a look at kits and medicines had been stranded on NH-306 in Cachar district of Assam.

“As per our info, a state-sponsored financial blockade has been clamped in Assam. Autos carrying consignments of important commodities and life-saving medicines are stranded within the Dholai-Lailapur space in Assam. We are going to method the Centre once more to take the initiative for resumption of motion of site visitors,” Lalthangliana informed PTI.