Assam conducts 1,20,228 COVID-19 tests on Monday



GUWAHATI: Surpassing its own target of one lakh test in a single day, the Assam health department has conducted 1,20,228 COVID-19 tests on Monday. The health department has set a target of 1 lakh tests everyday beginning from today till September 30.

“I am in awe of my team for having relentlessly done an incredible job-be it of containment, communication or tracing & tracking. Today itself they carried out 1,20,228 tests. Next 2 days also, we’ll conduct 1 lakh+ tests. Compliments to team,”  health minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted.