Guwahati, Jun 5 : The number of recovered COVID-19 positive patients rose to 509 on Friday, while the overall case tally touched 2243. The state also recorded 128 new cases, state Health Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma informed through Twitter.
Altogether 50 COVID-19 positive patients were discharged from different hospitals of the state during the day. This took the number of recovery patients to 509. They were discharged after testing negative twice for the infection. Among the new cases, 37 are from Dhubri, 24 from Dima Hasao and 13 from Darrang. The number of active cases in the state now stands at 1727, while four patients have died so far. The state had witnessed a massive spike in COVID 19 cases over the last two days, with more than 550 cases detected. (UNI)