GUWAHATI: Assam has intensified COVID-19 testing on a war footing. The health department team has conducted more than 12 thousand tests on Friday, tweeted health minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma.
The total number of COVID-19 tests in the State now stands at 258797.
Minister Sarma has requested everyone to cooperate with the health department teams.
#COVIDTestingAssam – June 19
My salute to the Team for having covered over 12,000 more tests, taking our #COVID19 testing figures for today to 258797. It was 246,590 on June 18.
— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) June 19, 2020