13 more persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Assam on Monday night, taking the state’s total COVID-19 count to 539 cases, informed health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma in his tweet.
Of the new cases, 7 are from Kamrup Metro while 6 others are from Golaghat.
Informing about the same on Twitter, Himanta Biswa Sarma wrote “ Alert ~ 13 new cases of COVID19+ reported. Swabs for testing taken before people sent for quarantine.”
On Monday, Assam reported 147 COVID cases, the biggest single-day spike till date.
Assam has so far reported 539 cases of which 470 are active, 62 discharged, 4 deaths and 3 migrated to other states.