6 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Assam -- 2 each from Jorhat & Golaghat, 1 each from Kokrajhar and Nagaon; total cases soar to 121 in state, including 4 deaths
Guwahati: Assam reported six more COVID-19 cases around 11 am on Tuesday. Out of these six persons, two each were reported from Jorhat and Golaghat and one each from Kokrajhar and Nagaon districts of the state. Now, the total number of COVID-19 positive patients in the state has risen to 121.
Informing this on Twitter, Assam minister for health and family welfare Himanta Biswa Sarma has said that one of the Jorhat patients had returned from Chennai while the other came from Darjeeling. All these persons are in quarantine.
According to Sarma, out of the total number of COVID-19 patents in Assam, 41 have already been discharged, 74 are active and four patients have died so far. Altogether, two patients migrated from the state.
Earlier on Monday, 15 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in the state.