• Mon. Oct 18th, 2021

Amid Durga Puja celebrations, COVID positivity rate increases in Assam today

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While the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has stood as a major challenge to mankind, people across regions are seen to adopt utmost precautions during the same.

As Assam celebrates holy Navami today; the COVID-19 positivity rate has seen a sudden increase with 1.53%, in comparison to 0.85% yesterday.

The total number of active cases stands at 2,299.

Also, 207 new positive cases have been detected today; with two deaths.

Moreover, Kamrup (M), Jorhat, Nagaon and Sonitpur are among the high case-load districts.

Team NE India Broadcast requests every reader to maintain social distancing, wear a mask, ensure thorough hygiene practices and stay safe during these challenging times.

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