One more COVID-19 positive case has been reported from Assam, this time from the state’s Hailakandi district taking the tally to 28.
The person who has tested positive has a travel history to Saudi Arabia.
#BREAKING | One more tests positive for #COVID19 in #Assam, taking the total number of cases to 28.
A person from Hailakandi district with travel history to Saudi Arabia, has been tested positive for the deadly virus. pic.twitter.com/k0oPVXGJIZ
— Northeast Live (@NELiveTV) April 7, 2020
This is the second case in the last 24 hours after one more sample from Dhubri tested positive this morning.
With this the total number of COVID-19 positive cases in Assam has gone up to 28.
The development was confirmed on Twitter by Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.
Update at 9.00 pm / April 7
— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) April 7, 2020