Guwahati: Assam on Friday reported another 81 COVID-19 fatalities, thus, taking the death toll to 2,588, while 6,066 new cases pushed the tally to 3,59,640.
Altogether 4,987 patients retrieved from COVID-19 till Friday.
Complete patients discharged so far in the state is 3,02,889.
Currently, the state has a complete of 52,816 active cases with a positivity rate of 5.88%.
Covid tests so far conducted in Assam is around 99,82,316.
Of the 81 deaths in Assam, 24 were reported from the Kamrup Metropolitan district, 7 from Dibrugarh district, 7 from Sivasagar district, 5 from Hojai District. The rest 43 deaths were recorded in other districts of Assam.
In addition, a few of the new cases, the Kamrup Metro district alone reported 907 cases, followed by 436 in Cachar, 433 in Nagaon and 420 in Kamrup Rural.
Notably, the recovery rate now stands at 84.22%.
Abstract of 21/5/2021
Today’s Complete 6066
Overall Positivity Percentage (6066 cases out of 103158 test done = 5.88%)
Recovery Rate 84.22%
— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) May 21, 2021