Stay with EastMojo as we give you the latest updates from Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma’s press meet in Guwahati over COVID-19 situation in state
The person that we found positive yesterday has been identified as Mangru Sahni, aged 50. He lives in Aloopatty area of Fancy Bazar, but originally hails from Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh. He has been residing here for work purposes, said Sarma.
There are 1,113 samples pending for testing across various labs in Assam, says Sarma
Although the government of India portal will show 65 positive cases (it includes the patient from Nagaland as well), in reality, Assam has 63 cases, excluding the ambulance driver who is currently quarantined in Bihar, says Sarma
Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma starts his address at the press meet in Guwahati’s NHM office.