Additional District Magistrate (ADM) Sivasagar, Assam has reinforced night curfew in the 5km belt in Assam side of Sivasagar district bordering Nagaland state with effect from 6 August 2022 for 60 days. The night curfew will be observed from 6pm to 6am.
ADM, Sivasagar in an order said the night curfew has been imposed as a precautionary measure to prevent the occurrence of anti-social elements/extremist/unlawful activities coming across the Assam/Nagaland border in the belt of Sivasagar district. ADM, Sivasagar said movement of any person/group of persons/any vehicular traffics is prohibited during the period of night curfew.
However, the Magistrate, Security personnel of Army/CRPF/Police, and civil officials deployed on duty are exempted from the purview of the prohibitory order.