COVID-19 cases rise to 59 in Assam, as Dental College student in Guwahati tests positive

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Published: May 9,2020 01:11 PM
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May 9, 2020: A student of Regional Dental College, Guwahati tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday night, increasing the tally of positive cases in Assam to 59.

May 9, 2020: A student of Regional Dental College, Guwahati tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday night, increasing the tally of positive cases in Assam to 59.



State Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted, "Alert ~ one student of Regional Dental College, Kamrup Metro has tested #COVID19 positive.



Total #COVID19 patients in Assam 59



Active cases 24



Discharged 34



Update at 11.55 pm / May 8



#AssamCovidCount."



Earlier five people were tested positive for COVID-19 in Cachar who returned from Rajasthan's Ajmer Sharif Dargah.