GUWAHATI: Assam has recorded 2,116 fresh COVID-19 cases out of the 40,389 tests conducted on Tuesday. The positivity rate stood for the day at 5.23 per cent. So far, total 84,317 cases have been reported in the state.
Assam health minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted, “?Alert ~ 2116 #COVID cases detected today out of 40389 tests done in last 24 hours
Positivity Rate- 5.23%
Kamrup (M)- 311, Cachar- 190, Dinrugarh-174, Jorhat- 125
↗️Total cases 84317
↗️Active cases 25807
10 PM, Aug 19.”
On the other hand, the death toll in the state reached 213 with the addition of ten new deaths.