Raipur: The number of corona infected in Chhattisgarh is going up day-by-day. Chhattisgarh on Wednesday recorded 22 new coronavirus patients. During the day 14 new patients were reported from Kanker district, 3 from Raipur district and 2 each from Rajnandgaon and Balodabazar while one patient came from Durg.
The number of corona infected patients has now increased to 2407 in the state, while the number of active patients is 868. At the same time, 12 people have died due to this virus in Chhatisgarh. Among the infected patients found in Bhanupratappur in Kanker district, 15 BSF jawans have been found corona infected.
There are 5 jawans in Antagarh and 10 in Bande. All the jawans have come back from the camp, but they were all already kept in the Quarantine Center. This has been confirmed by CMHO Kanker. Last night one corona postive patient was found in Balodabazar-Bhatapara district while 5 new Carona patients have been confirmed on Wednesday by the district administration.
Surveillance Officer Dr. Rakesh Premi said that all the patients will be treated at District Covid Hospital, Balodabazar. The patient has been brought to the hospital by government ambulance and were admitted. With new 6 corona patients found on Wednesday, the number of corona positive patients in the district has increased to 225. Of these 129 patients have recovered after treatment. Presently, treatment of 96 patients is going in hospitals in Balodabazar and Raipur.