Covid-19 claims 9 more in Meghalaya, toll rises to 899

‘Covid-19 cases in the state could be upto 25 times the numbers recorded’

Shillong, Jul 09: The death toll due to coronavirus in Meghalaya on Friday rose to 899 after it reported a fresh 09 fatalities, the health department said in a bulletin.

East Khasi Hills district alone recorded highest death due to coronavirus till date with 656 deaths .

The state has 4,391 active Covid-19 cases with 426 fresh positive cases.

Meanwhile, the state also records 417 new recovered cases in last 24 hours, with this the total recovered cases reaches 48,380.