Raipur: As many as 92 persons tested positive for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Chhattisgarh on Monday. Meanwhile 66 COVID-19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery.With this the number of active Coronavirus patients in the state stands at 647.
According to media bulletin of state health department 21 out of 92 fresh COVID-19 positive patients were found in 21 whereas 18 patients were found in Raipur, 17 in Jagdalpur, 8 in Baloda- Bazaar, 7 in Bilaspur, 6 in Surajpur, 5 in Janjgir- Champa, 3 in Bemetara and 1 each in Durg, Mahasamund, Korba, Balrampur, Sarguja, Dantewada and Narayanpur. Process is underway for their admission to hospitals.
Last night 6 new COVID-19 patients were identified in the state. They included 3 in Korba, 2 in Bilaspur and 1 in Raipur. Total 185399 suspected Coronavirus patients were identified in the state so far and their samples were sent to labs for testing. Of them 3305 samples tested positive for Coronavirus while 2644 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery so far. Presently 647 active Coronavirus patients are undergoing treatment in various COVID hospitals of the state. Coronavirus also led to death of 14 patients in the state so far.