Passengers arriving at Guwahati railway station being tested for COVID-19

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Published: April 24,2021 05:35 PM
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Amid the spike in COVID-19 cases, State Health Department has conduct COVID tests for passengers arriving at the Guwahati railway station.

April 24, 2021: Amid the spike in COVID-19 cases, State Health Department has conduct COVID tests for passengers arriving at the Guwahati railway station.



Speaking to ANI, Dr Mridul Malakar who was present at the COVID testing camp said, “We first check the body temperature of each passenger. Then we perform a COVID test on everyone.”



Talking about the number of COVID tests conducted on an average, the doctor said, “We test 700-800 people on an average every day, out of which 25-30 people test positive.”



Assam reported 2,384 new COVID-19 cases and 12 related deaths in the past 24 hours, as per the union health ministry’s report.