1 lakh coronavirus tests conducted in Assam: Himanta Biswa Sarma
Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said today that over 1 lakh tests of the novel coronavirus have been conducted in the state. Out of the total 1 lakh tests, about 70 thousand have been done in the last 20 days in state's seven testing labs. The state now plans to conduct 10 thousand tests per day and over 2 lakh tests in a month. Assam ranks 14th in terms of sample testing with 1,04,083 COVID-19 tests conducted so far.