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With two more deaths reported on Thursday, the COVID-19 fatality tally in Assam rose to 24.

In a tweet, state health minister condoled the death of two persons- Prosnna Kumar Haloi (70) and Ramsingh Hanse (56).

Haloi was a resident of Beltola in Guwahati, while Hanse was from Karbi Anglong.

“Very sad to inform that 2 more #COVID19 + patients Sri Prosnna Kumar Haloi (70) of Beltola, Guwahati and Sri Ramsingh Hanse (56) of Karbianglong admitted in GMCH Covid ICU succumbed to their critical infections this morning. Both were on invasive ventilation. My condolences,” Sarma twitted.

It may be mentioned here that a total of six persons died of COVID-19 in the state of Wednesday.

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