GUWAHATI: With 17 more deaths in the past 24 hours, total corona toll in the State rose to 697. On Wednesday as many as 1.48 lakh people were tested, and of them 3,590 were found COVID-19 positive. Total COVID positive cases in the is 1,80,811. So far, 1,45,615 people have been released after recovery. On Wednesday the positivity rate was 2.41 per cent.