A complete lockdown has been imposed in the district for 14 days since June 28 following a surge in the number of COVID-19 cases in Guwahati city.
The court said frontline workers, including doctors, nurses, police personnel, sanitation workers and so on, are
performing a 'herculean' task by putting their lives at risk to protect the lives of others.
Ticket checking staff will instead wear gloves, masks, PPEs and check tickets with magnifying glasses for the 100 pairs of special trains which will begin operations from June 1.
Conditions include that vendors can sell essential commodities only at a specific area within a municipal ward and that no business activity will be allowed beyond 3 pm.