Guwahati: Assam touched a new high in the number of covid cases in the last 24 hours after registering 573 covid positive cases and 4 deaths taking the total tally to 2.22.940.
On the other hand, the death count climbed to 1,127 with four more fatalities. Kamrup (Metro), Nagaon, Karimganj and Lakhimpur recorded one death each.
Kamrup (M) continued to top the charts with 245 cases, followed by Kamrup (r) with 47, Nagaon 33 and Sonitpur 30 cases.
Currently, there are 4,069 active covid cases in Assam. As many as 2,16,397 people have recovered from the infection so far with 113 discharged today.