Assam: Nine more COVID-19 patients die


GUWAHATI: Nine more COVID-19 patients have succumbed to the infection in Assam on Saturday, shared Assam health minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma on Twitter.

The victims are “Kiran Medhi (51) of Dibrugarh; Late Giren Murah (24) of Charaideo; Late Muklal Bauri (23) of Dibrugarh; Late Ganesh Bora (45) of Golaghat; Late Probin Ch Barua (65) of Sivasagar; Late Motiram Dutta (73) of Majuli; Late Raju Orang (45) of Sonitpur; Late Abani Pathak (53) of Kamrup Rural; Late Depa Borah (27) of Nagaon.”

“My condolences to all the families. We stand by you in this hour of grief,” Dr. Sarma said in a tweet.