Guwahati, June 2 : The overall COVID 19 positive tally in Assam continued to increase as 76 new cases were detected on Tuesday, taking the total count in the state to 1,561. The number of patients who have recovered from COVID 19 also increased with 53 people being discharged from hospitals and taking the total figure to 337. State Health Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma informed of the new cases as well as the recoveries through Twitter. Among the new patients, five are air travellers.
The active cases in the state currently stands at 1,217, while four people have died so far due to the virus. (UNI)