Assam death toll crosses 300, Guwahati sees spike of 700 fresh cases

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Published: September 1,2020 08:19 AM
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September 1, 2020: There's no stopping Covid-19 in Assam, it seems. The number of daily cases is going up everyday with the total cases going up to 1.09 lakh.

September 1, 2020: There's no stopping Covid-19 in Assam, it seems. The number of daily cases is going up everyday with the total cases going up to 1.09 lakh.





On Monday, 3266 Covid cases were detected out of 44,948 tests done in the last 24 hours. However, the cause of worry is the sudden rise of the number in Guwahati. On Monday, 700 cases were reported in the city while Golaghat reported 233; Cachar- 189 and Jorhat- 189 fresh cases.







Meanwhile, 10 deaths were reported on Monday, taking the total to 306. Now the state has total 1,09,040 cases. Of this, 85,458 have been discharged and 23,273 are undergoing treatment at various hospitals.







The positivity rate on Monday was 7.26%.