Thursday, December 2, 2021
News

Assam adds 244 fresh COVID-19 cases, 6 deaths

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

Dispur (Assam) | October 28, 2021 2:46:36 AM IST
Assam has registered 244 new COVID-19 cases and six deaths in the last 24 hours, informed the state's health department on Wednesday.

The northeastern states have 2,491 active cases while 6,09,506 COVID cases have been reported since the onset of the pandemic last year. The positivity rate on Wednesday was at 0.64 per cent.

With 391 recoveries recorded in the last 24 hours, the total recoveries mounted to 5,99,681. Consequently, the recovery rate is at 98.39 per cent.

The death toll is 5,987 and the case fatality rate is 0.98 per cent. Of the six deaths on Wednesday, two each were reported in Kamrup Metropolitan and Kamrup Rural, while one each was reported in Dhubri and Jorhat.

As per the health department, districts with high caseload include Kamrup Metropolitan, Sivasagar, Barpeta and Kamrup Rural.

So far, 2,45,73,704 tests have been conducted in Assam. Of these, 37,836 tests were conducted on Wednesday. (ANI)

 
  LATEST COMMENTS ()
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
West Bengal BJP says Mamata Banerjee 'in...
BJP 'victimised' Shah Rukh, Mahesh Bhatt...
NITI Aayog VC meets Andhra Pradesh CM, a...
Our response to pandemic, climate change...
Maharashtra: Chandiwal Commission issues...
Father liable to maintain son till he be...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Malaysia reports 5,439 new COVID-19... 
Drug compound makes pancreatic canc... 
BBL: Former Australia pacer Gurinde... 
Repeat watching, The Last Resort fo... 
Mumbai BJP leader files complaint a... 
India tour of SA might be pushed ba... 
Winter session: DMK MP gives notice... 
Congress' aim to defeat BJP but som...