Guwahati- 15 persons have tested positive for Coronavirus ( covid-19 ) in Guwahati on Wednesday. After that Assam’s Covid-19 tally now stands at 79, informed Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma in his official twitter handle.
“All are related to patient from Guwahati’s Fancy Bazaar patient who tested positive recently,” stated health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. All 15 patients are under quarantine, no need to panic, tweeted Mr Sarma.
Alert ~ 15 persons are tested #COVID19 + in Kamrup Metro. All are related to patient from Guwahati's Fancy Bazaar, who tested + recently. All under quarantine and please dont panic.
↗️Total cases 79
↗️Active cases 37
Update 7.10 pm/May 13#AssamCovidCount
— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) May 13, 2020
With these new cases coming to light, the total number of active cases in Assam stands at 37 while 39 persons have been discharged and 2 persons have passed away.
Earlier, on May 11, Mungru Sahani of Fancy Bazaar had tested positive for the deadly virus.