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Assam: 2785 fresh cases detected in a day..


Shubham Tiwari

Guwahati , September 8 (HS) : Assam has the highest number of COVID cases among North East states. Positive cases are rising in huge number on the state and average growth rate of infected virus has increased to 2.3% per day. In the last 24 hours 2785 fresh cases of  COVID-19 were detected and 2250 patients recovered from  COVID-19 in the State. Total 25,33,221 samples of  COVID -19 have been tested in the State till now while recovery rate is 77%.

Health Minister of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted:  Alert~ 2785 #COVID cases detected today out of 38611 tests done in last 24 hours. Positivity Rate - 7.21 %. Kamrup M- 675, Dibrugarh-220, Jorhat-165, Lakhimpur-126. 2250 patients were discharged on Monday. We request people to follow precautions & maintain hygiene to stay safe. # StaySafeStayHealthy.

Total cases have soared to 1,28,245 of which 99,074 patients recovered, 370 death and 28,798 patients were under treatment at various hospitals due to infected Virus.


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