COVID-19: Assam reports 8 more positive cases, state tally stands at 230

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Published: May 22,2020 04:28 PM
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May 22, 2020: The total number of COVID-19 cases in Assam surged to 230 after eight new cases were reported on Friday.

 

















May 22, 2020: The total number of COVID-19 cases in Assam surged to 230 after eight new cases were reported on Friday.



Reportedly, one positive case has been detected in the quarantine centre of Mahendra Mohan Choudhury Hospital (MMCH) in Guwahati, one from SMCH and other 6 patients have been detected in Cachar district.



"Alert - Eight cases of #COVID19 confirmed, as per details below -



1 patient who is at MMCH under quarantine



1 patient of SMCH



6 persons in Cachar with travel history; all in quarantine.



Total count 230; active cases are at 169", said state Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Twitter.



Out of the 230 cases, 54 patients have been discharged while 169 patients are currently active cases.



The number of deaths due to the coronavirus are four and three patients have migrated from the state.