GUWAHATI: No one has been tested with COVID-19 in Assam, confirmed Assam health minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma.
Addressing a press meet in Guwahati today, Dr. Sarma said, “Out of 29 samples tested so far at Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), 28 cases have been declared negative. We will get the result of one pending case by this evening.”
On the other hand, 6 Coronavirus tests including the driver of an American tourist and 5 foreign tourists who travelled on MV Mahabahu cruise were done at Regional Medical Research Centre, Dibrugarh.
“All of them have been tested negative,” minister Sarma added.
“Today we have tested one case at Jorhat Medical College and Hospital (JMCH). The result for this test is yet to come,” Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma informed media persons who attended the presser.