The COVID-19 death toll in the state rose to 1,389 as 29 more persons succumbed to the infection during the day, it said.
Kamrup Metro district reported the highest of 13 deaths, followed by four in Dibrugarh, three in Karimganj, two in Udalguri and one each in Bongaigaon, Cachar, Goalpara, Kamrup Rural, Nalbari, Sonitpur and Tinsukia districts.
The 4,489 new COVID-19 cases were detected out of 55,939 samples tested during the day, it said, adding that the daily positivity rate reached 10.01 per cent.
The COVID-19 recovery rate in the state now is 88.91 per cent.
The total number of beneficiaries who have been vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine in the state till date is 26,69,984, the bulletin said, adding that 20,92,307 have received the first dose and 5,77,677 have got both the dose.
PTI DG RG RG