COVID-19 UPDATES: Assam DGP tests positive

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GUWAHATI | AUG 10, 2020:

Director General of Police (DGP), Assam Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta has been tested positive for coronavirus on Monday.

According to media reports, DGP was suffering from fever since Sunday and was tested positive for COVID-19 today.

DGP Mahanta is now undergoing home isolation.

Meanwhile, eleven legislators were earlier tested positive for COVID-19 just ahead of Assam Assembly Session, which was scheduled to start from August 31.