Madhya Pradesh reported 2,839 Covid cases during the last 24 hours. 1,791 people were discharged from hospitals during the same period taking the total count of recoveries in the state to 2,79,275. Meanwhile, state capital Bhopal has been divided into 51 containment zones to prevent spread of infection.
There are 20 thousand 369 active cases in Madhya Pradesh. The average positivity rate of the last 7 days is 10.1 percent.
State reported 15 deaths yesterday. Death toll rose to 4,029. Indore reported the highest 708 new cases, while Bhopal reported 502 cases. Jabalpur and Gwalior also reported cases above 100. Meanwhile, during the review of Indore district, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan directed to ensure availability of 10,000 beds for covid treatment. It is also being ensured by state govt that private hospitals charge only the fees prescribed by the government for corona treatment