Assam reports another spike of 1088 COVID-19 cases, death toll rises to 48
Assam reported another spike of 1088 COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours taking the state’s total to 19,754, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma informed. A total of 649 out of 1088 confirmed COVID-19 cases were reported in Guwahati alone.
Out of 19,754 total confirmed COVID-19 cases, 6,815 are active and 12,888 have been cured and discharged so far while death toll has gone up to 48.
The new deceased are Hira Devi (45) from Kamrup Metro and Pradip Kumar Sharma (75) from Tinsukia, as per the report of Death Audit Board of Assam.
On July 14th, 2020, six people succumbed to the virus. The deceased are Sneha Mall (36), Litu Kumar Bora (37), Sarat Ch Saharia (60), Upendra Nath (62), Pramod Ranjan Saha (73) and Subhakaran Dudheria (73). They all succumbed to COVID-19 as per the Death Audit Board report.
Assam has crossed the 1000-mark in 60 days. It reported the first case on March 31st, 2020.
Guwahati: Date wise cases
Breaking down the numbers: Assam (Since July 1)
Assam and the Northeast
Assam has the highest COVID-19 cases in the Northeast India followed by Tripura.
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India COVID-19 cases so far
India recorded the highest-ever daily spike of 32,695 COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, pushing the total tally to 9,68,876. The death toll is now 24,915, as per data released by the Union Health Ministry. Active cases in India stand at 3,31,146 while 6,12,815 have been cured or discharged so far.
Among the states, Maharashtra is the first state to cross 6 thousand deaths. It has recorded 2,75,640 corona cases with 1,52,613 cured, 10,928 deaths, and 1,12,099 active cases. The western state is followed by Delhi and Tamil Nadu. Delhi has corona 1,16,993 cases with 95,699 cured, 3,487 deaths, and 17,807 active cases. Tamil Nadu has 1,51,820 positive cases with 1,02,310 cured, 2,167 deaths 47,343 active cases. Gujarat with 44,552 COVID-19 cases, so far, has 31,286 have been cured, 2,076 deaths, and 11,187 active cases.
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