Assam reports one more Covid-19 death on Tuesday, toll climbs to 15


Guwahati: Assam reported one more Covid-19 fatality on Tuesday morning, taking the death toll due to the disease to 15 in the state, Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted.

A 40-year-old man identified as Dhadaram Mura died at the Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) while undergoing treatment for the coronavirus, he added.

Taking to his to his twitter Dr. Sarma said, ” Very sad to inform that another #COVID19 + patient Sri Dhadaram Mura (40) of Koliabor, Nagaon admitted in GMCH Covid ICU on July 1, succumbed to the infection today at 9 am. He was on invasive ventilation; had severe pneumonia and septic shock. My condolences to Mura family.”