Assam has registered the biggest single-day count in the number of coronavirus cases as the state registered 1218 positive cases in the last 24 hours. With the number of cases increased in a day, Guwahati has 570 cases alone with a total of 9500 positive cases in the city. The state tally has now increased to 21,864. Confirmed by the health minister, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma.
The highly affected personnel from the area belong to the police department with 788 positive cases. Out of which 377 police personnel have recovered and 27 of them have already joined back for duty. Tweeted by Assam police.
“As many as 55,791 samples have been tested so far in seven laboratories in the state, out of which results of 266 people have come positive for COVID-19 and those of 50,450 have come negative while the remaining reports are awaited”, PTI reported.
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