Assam Police Chief Tests Positive For COVID-19

The highest police officer has opted for dwelling isolation (File)


The Director Normal of Assam Police, Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta, examined optimistic for COVID-19 on Monday, officers mentioned.

The highest police officer has opted for dwelling isolation, an official supply advised PTI.

“Healthcare professionals will act as per protocols and check the samples of his fast contacts,” a senior official mentioned.

Since March, round 30 folks on the Assam Police Headquarters have examined optimistic, together with the IGP (Regulation and Order) and DIG (Administration).

Assam Further Director Normal of Police (Regulation and Order) GP Singh on Sunday tweeted {that a} whole of two,259 personnel from the pressure have contracted the virus up to now, out of whom 1,734 have recovered.

“Sadly, we’ve misplaced six colleagues until date,” he had mentioned.

Assam has reported a complete of 58,837 coronavirus circumstances, whereas 42,325 folks have recovered from the illness.

Altogether 145 folks have died because of COVID-19 within the state.

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