Guwahati, Jun 7 : The number of active COVID 19 positive cases in Assam crossed 2,000 with detection of 208 new cases today. The overall COVID 19 positive figure in the state now stands at 2981. State Health Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma informed of the new cases through Twitter.
While 247 new cases were detected today, the increase in the overall count was by 208 due to 'over reporting of 39 cases' on June 6, Dr Sarma said. The number of active cases in the state has crossed 2,000-mark for the first time and now stands at 2038. Meanwhile, 48 patients were discharged from different hospitals today, taking the number of recovered cases to 2038. The state has been witnessing a massive spike in new cases with over 800 cases detected in the last four days. (UNI)