Assam reports four more COVID-19 positive cases, state tally surges to 214
Guwahati/IBNS: Assam on Friday has registered four more COVID-19 positive cases taking the state tally to 214.
The new cases have been reported from Sivasagar, Lakhimpur and Udalguri districts.
Assam Health minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma said that, out of four new cases, two cases were reported from Sivasagar and one each from Lakhimpur and Udalguri districts.
He tweeted, “Two persons from Sivasagar in quarantine at our Jorhat centre are found #COVID19 +. Total cases 214.”
ðŸ“ŒAlert ~ Two persons from Sivasagar in quarantine at our Jorhat centre are found #COVID19 +— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) May 22, 2020
â†—ï¸Total cases 214
â†—ï¸Active cases 153
Update 11.00 am / May 22#AssamCovidCount pic.twitter.com/FnC5KNST0P
The state has reported 214 COVID-19 cases so far and out of them 54 patients were discharged from hospital.
The state has now 153 active positive cases for the new virus.
(Reporting by Hemanta Kumar Nath, Guwahati)