In Guwahati, a 100 year old woman defeated Covid-19. The challenge for old age woman was huge but doctors say that the woman has won this battle on the strength of her positivity. Assam’s oldest patient Mai Handique was discharged in Mahendra Mohan Chaudhary Hospital in Guwahati on Wednesday.
Handique sang several Assamese songs
Handique, who lives in Mother’s Old Age Home, was admitted to the hospital ten days earlier after being diagnosed with coronavirus. The doctors and nurses who treated her before she was discharged from the hospital celebrated the ceremony. In this Handique sang several Assamese songs. Handique said that doctors and nurses took great care of her.
Mai Handique also praised Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. Twelve people living in Mother’s Old Age Home were found to be suffering from Covid-19. Out of these five were discharged from hospital while the rest are under treatment. Handique defeated the coronavirus within just 10 days of hospitalization. She was admitted to Mahendra Mohan Chaudhary Hospital.
Total number of coronavirus cases in the country has risen to 51,18,283
Talking about the whole country, according to the Union Health Ministry, 97,924 new cases of coronavirus have been registered across the country from 8 am Wednesday to 8 am Thursday. This is the highest number of cases recorded in a single day. With these new cases, the total number of coronavirus cases in the country has risen to 51,18,283.
According to the Union Health Ministry, during the 24 hours, the corona active cases have increased by 14043. The total corona active cases in the country has crossed 10 lakh mark. According to the ministry’s data, in 24 hours, 1132 people lost their lives due to corona across the country. Coronavirus has so far caused 83,198 deaths in the country.