Himanta Biswa Sarma, the Health and Finance minister of Assam proudly addressed to his team with much contentment on successfully attaining a lucrative breakthrough by completing 1 lakh Covid tests.
On detailed aspects, Sarma availed to us the subsets of the Covid test as formally documented till today (31st March, 2020). The Jorhat Medical College Hospital (JMCH) carried out 12,732 tests, while Silchar Medical College Hospital (SMCH) and Gauhati Medical College Hospital (GMCH) stand at 9111 and 22,052 tests respectively. Other hospitals like the Assam Medical College Hospital (AMCH), the Tezpur Medical College Hospital (TMCH),
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College Hospital (FAAMCH) conducted upto 5146; 12,450 and 22,054 tests in the order given. Whereas Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC) completed 12,905 tests with 4033 outsourced tests.
While appreciating the Assam Health Department for their impressive teamwork and discipline, Sarma also mentioned that by June 15th, the team could potentially mark the completion of 2 lakh tests in the State.