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10 new cases puts Assam COVID tally at 222

The COVID-19 tally in Assam has reached 222 with 10 new cases detected so far on May 22.

Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma informed of the new cases through Twitter, adding that all were in quarantine.

While eight cases were detected from Tezpur University zonal quarantine centre, the other two were from quarantine centre in Jorhat.

Six of the persons detected with COVID-19 positive are from Sonitpur district, while two are from Sivasagar, and one each are from Dhakuakhana and Udalguri.

With these, the number of COVID-19 positive cases in the state stands at 222, of which 54 have recovered and four have died so far.

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