New Delhi, July 27 -- The Assam government on Tuesday issued a revised standard operating procedure (SOP) to check the spread of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19). The directives will come into effect from 5am on Wednesday.

The order issued by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) said two districts, including Golaghat and Lakhimpur, will remain under total containment zone owing to high Covid-19 positivity rate. All commercial and business establishments, offices, restaurants, eateries, resorts, takeaway of food items from restaurants and eateries among others will be closed in these districts.

The revised order continued with the ongoing ban on inter-district movement of people.

Five districts - Goalpara, Morigaon, J...