Assam: 8 more COVID-19 patients discharged


Guwahati: In a major achievement eight more covid19 oatients have been discharged from hospitals in Assam after they fully recovered from the disease

Out of these eight, four were from Golaghat Hospital and four from Mahendra Mohan Choudhury Hospital (MMCH), Guwahati. 

These 8 patients earlier tested positive but subsequently tested negative and were discharged today. 

Earlier in the afternoon, Assam Health Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma informed that these patients will be discharged today as they tested negative and are fully cured. 

With their release, the number of active COVID-19 cases has come down to 7.

While briefing the media, Dr Sarma said that the recovery rate in state is around 77 percent and by April 30 a few more patients will discharged.