India tally touches 2,66,598, including 1,29,917 active cases, 1,29,215 cured/discharged/migrated & 7,466 deaths. Stay with EastMojo for latest updates
People of Mirem village from East Siang district in Arunachal have made 10 bamboo & leaf huts with separate toilets at the entrance of their village for 14 days home quarantine for the returnees for prevention of COVID19
Out of these 33 new cases, 17 from Tinsukia, 4 from Jorhat, 3 from Barpeta, 2 each from Chirang, Karbi Anglong and Nagaon, 1 each from Baksa, Golaghat and Majuli. Till 1.20 pm., June 9, 2020 total of COVID-19 positive cases in Assam is 33.
Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma in his Tweet said, “Alert ~ 33 new #COVID19+ cases reported.
17 Tinsukia, 4 Jorhat, 3 Barpeta, 2 Chirang, 2 Karbi Anglong, 2 Nagaon, 1 Baksa, 1 Golaghat, 1 Majuli
Total cases 2868
Active cases 2076
1:20 PM/June 9/ Day's total as of now 33”
Around 180 residents of Barak Valley in Assam, who were stranded in Mumbai due to COVID-19 lockdown, landed at Silchar Airport on Tuesday afternoon after Bollywood actor Sonu Sood arranged a special flight for their return journey.
Sources close to Sonu Sood quoted the actor as saying, “Many migrants who have got stuck here in Mumbai called me asking for help. I think it’s my responsibility to take care of them and it’s good that they are going back home tomorrow.” READ MORE
Five more persons have tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday morning out of which one is from Kohima and four from Dimapur, taking the total number of COVID-19 cases in the state to 127.
The number of active cases in the state is 119 as eight persons have recovered. There is no death case in the state so far. READ MORE
Six more persons, who were in quarantine, have been tested positive as the state tally touched 9 on Tuesday.
Out of these six persons, four are from Kyongsa, Geyzing in West Sikkim, one each from CCCT Chisopani in South Sikkim and Himalayan Pharmacy Institute in Majhitar, East Sikkim. All of whom were in Facility Quarantine, informed Dr. Pempa Tshering Bhutia, Director General Health. READ MORE
India witnesses biggest one-day spike with 9,987 new COVID-19 cases, and 331 deaths
* Active cases : 1,29,917
* Cured/discharged : 1,29,214
* Deaths : 7,466
* Migrated : 1