Guwahati: Assam on Monday has recorded the highest single-day mortality due to COVID-19 with 92 fatalities.
The total cases reported till the evening hours is 6394 out of 91481 tests conducted. Of which Kamrup metro district alone recorded 1100 cases.
The positivity rate stands at 6.99%.
Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma while visiting the MMC Hospital in Guwahati and raised concern over the death of the COVID patients at a such rapid pace.
Shockingly, several patients have been reportedly brought to the MMCH hospital after a drop-down in oxygen saturation level to below 30% on Monday.
The number of ICU beds at MMC Hospital has been increased from 24 to 48, informed CM Sarma while speaking to the media.