Assam COVID-19 cases rise to 56 as three people test positive in Cachar

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Published: May 8,2020 04:31 PM
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May 8, 2020: The number of COVID-19 cases in Assam has risen to 56 as three persons from Cachar district tested positive on Friday.

May 8, 2020: The number of COVID-19 cases in Assam has risen to 56 as three persons from Cachar district tested positive on Friday.



State Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted, "Alert ~ 3 more persons, who travelled in the bus from Rajasthan in which the Cachar dist #COVID19 person travelled, have tested positive. Total #COVID19 patients in Assam 56.



Active cases 21



Discharged 34



Death 1



Update at 3.45 pm / May 8



#AssamCovidCount."



Earlier eight people were tested positive for COVID-19 in Guwahati and Silchar.