Guwahati (Assam) , Aug 10 : A total of 2900 new Covid cases were detected in the state in the past 24 hours out of a total of 60,425 cases conducted .
Kamrup Metro recorded 382 cases , Kamrup Rural 294, Dibrugarh 250 and Nagaon 200.
6 more Covid death were recorded in the state on Monday taking the total number of deaths to 151 . The patients who succumbed to their infections today are Sanjib Kumar Bhuyan (52) of Sonitpur; Subir Kumar Das (70) of Karimganj; Salil Choudhury (58) of Dibrugarh; Kali Santosh Bhattacharjee (68), Chandan Mahanta (26) & Ashok Kumar Choudhury (65) of Kamrup M.
A total of 1261 patients were discharged from various hospitals and Covid Centres across the state today after recovery .
Health Minister , H.B. Sarma tweeted , “📌Alert ~ 2900 COVID cases detected out of 6⃣0⃣4⃣2⃣5⃣ tests in last 24 hrs
Positivity rate- 4.79%
Kamrup (M)- 382, Kamrup (R)- 294, Dibrugarh- 250, Nagaon – 200
↗️Total cases 61737
↗️Active cases 19258