735 fresh cases in Guwahati, over 3000 reported across state

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Published: September 3,2020 07:34 AM
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September 4, 2020: The state’s Covid-19 situation is deteriorating day by day. On Thursday, 3,054 cases were reported from across the state.

September 4, 2020: The state’s Covid-19 situation is deteriorating day by day. On Thursday, 3,054 cases were reported from across the state.



What is worrisome is that Guwahati has remained as the hotbed of Covid transmission. After 924 cases on Wednesday, 735 cases were found positive on Thursday. Apart from Guwahati, the other contributors were Dibrugarh- 198; Cachar- 192; Hojai- 176.







Altogether 48,846 tests were done on Thursday with a positivity rate of 6.25%.



The state lost 7 lives on Thursday. Health minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sharma consoled the demise of Lakhan Gowala ad Nirmala Gogoi of Dibrugarh; Romen Borthakur of  Sivasagar; Bimala Nanda Das and Jugal Kishore Das  of Kamrup Metro; Priyanath Das of Barpeta and Kabita Barman of Nalbari.







The total cases of Assam has gone up to 1,18,333 while death toll is 330.