588 persons were detected corona positive yesterday out of 4617 samples tested.
This is the highest single day spike in the state.
West district recorded highest number of cases with a count of 238.
The recent situation has created a environment of fear all around.
To control the situation Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has held meeting with doctors at GBPH the main Covid Care hospital in the state.
According to some health experts community spread may have started in the state as good number of cases are coming up daily.
Again there is a demand arising among public of another lockdown.
The sudden spike in cases is mostly due to gatherings in markets, not wearing masks, not abiding by regulations laid by health dept.