Guwahati: Altogether 859 new COVID-19 positive cases were detected in Assam till 11.50 pm on Tuesday. Out of these, 627 cases are from Guwahati alone.
Announcing this, Assam minister for health and family welfare Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the total number of COVID-19 positive cases in Assam has now risen to 18,666. Out of these, 12,173 have recovered and 6,444 are active.
The number of persons died in the disease is 46.
In his Twitter, minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said, “Alert ~ 859 new #COVID19 ve+ patients in Assam, 627 in Guwahati alone.
Take care & precautions.
Total cases 18666
Active cases 6444
11:50 PM/July 14/ Day’s total 859”