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A 21-year-old mother succumbed to Covid19 after delivering twins in Lakhimpur district.

The deceased was a resident of Garchiga in Nowboicha.

According to sources, the woman fell ill following the delivery of the twins on Monday.

She was found Covid19 positive when tested.

Meanwhile, four more persons died of Covid19 in Lakhimpur district in the last 24 hours.

All the deceased were from the rural areas of the district including one from a tea estate.

With this, the death toll in the Lakhimpur district has risen to 64.

As on Tuesday, a total of 4,989 persons have been infected by Covid19 with a single day spike of 131.

The total active cases in the district was 1,121 on Tuesday.

The district’s total positivity rate stood at 3.38% on Tuesday.

Patients recovered in the district are 3,804.

Farhana Ahmed

Farhana Ahmed is Northeast Now Correspondent in North Lakhimpur. She can be reached at: farhana.ahmed777@gmail.com