Guwahati: A person from Assam’s Cachar district, who travelled back to the state from Chennai on Saturday, tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, becoming the 97th case in Assam, informed health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.
Taking to Twitter, Sarma wrote, “A 28-year person from Cachar dist, who arrived from Chennai yesterday, has tested #COVID +. He is now under treatment at Silchar Medical College & Hospital.”
In the last 24 hours, the state has recorded six new COVID cases.
Currently, Assam has a total 97 cases, 52 active cases with 41 recovered cases. The state has reported 2 deaths and 2 patients have migrated.