Guwahati COVID-19 Update: 470 New Cases Reported on August 6
GUWAHATI: With 1,332 more COVID-19 patients being discharged from different hospitals and COVID care centres in the state, Assam now stands with 15,464 active cases as on August 6.
Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted, “Alert ~ 2372 COVID cases detected out of 55671 tests in last 24 hrs. Positivity rate- 4.25% Kamrup (M)- 470, Nagaon- 197, Cachar- 163, Dibrugarh- 128, Tinsukia- 122, Jorhat- 104.”
The total number of COVID-19 po
sitive cases in the state has now gone up to 52,817.
Of these 37,224 persons have recovered from the viral disease so far.
Meanwhile, Assam has been able to maintain a low positivity rate consistently with the latest being 4.25% on August 6.