Assam: 13 more COVID-19 patients die, toll rises to 680


GUWAHATI: Assam has recorded 13 more COVID-19 deaths on Tuesday. With this, the death toll in the state has reached 680.

“Very sad and anguished to inform that 13 more COVID positive patients have succumbed to the disease,” health minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma said in a tweet.

The victims are—“ Late Dr Ratan Kumar Kotokey (65) of Dibrugarh; Late Palash Hazarika (48) of Sivasagar; Late Anuwar Hussain (60) of Dibrugarh; Late Narayan Dutta (70) of Lakhimpur; Late Kameshwar Sharma (52) of Nalbari; Late Sushil Bhattacharjee (75) of Darrang; Late Bhumidhar Nath (60) of Majuli; Late Amir Akbar Khan (75) of Jorhat; Late Anjali Shil (74) of Jorhat; Late Narayan Ch Barman (62) of Kokrajhar; Late Nandeswar Hajarika (35) of Lakhimpur; Late Chitta Ranjan Roy (67) of Dhubri; Late Amsar Ali (62) of Dhubri.”