Assam reports 16 COVID-19 positive cases within 36 hours.

Guwahati, April 2 : Assam reports 16 COVID-19 positive cases. Three more positive cases for COVID-19 have been reported in Assam, who attended the religious congregation at Nizamuddin Markaz in Delhi.

With three new cases, total number of positive cases for COVID-19 in Assam has been increased to 16.

Assam Health minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma said that, three more COVID-19 positive cases have been detected in Goalpara district in Assam and they had participated in the Tablighi Jamaat at Nizamuddin Markaz.

Earlier, 13 positive cases for COVID-19 were reported in Assam including eight from Golaghat district, three from Morigaon and one each from Nalbari and Karimganj district and all cases were linked with Nizamuddin Markaz.

Assam Health minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma said that, all 16 cases are those people who participated in Tablighi Jamaat congregation at Nizamuddin Markaz.

All 16 positive cases for COVID-19 have been detected in Assam in last 36 hours.