535 new patients of Corona in MP- positivity dips to 0.7 pc


  •  More than 10 cases reported only in 7 dists 

Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal
As many as 535 new cases of Corona have been reported in the state, 1376 people have recovered and the number of active patients is 7 thousand 983. The state’s average positivity rate for 7 days is 0.9 percent and today’s positivity rate is 0.7 percent.
More than 10 Corona cases have been reported in 7 districts in the state. 179 new cases have been reported in Indore, 124 in Bhopal, 46 in Jabalpur, 13 in Ratlam, 12 in Gwalior, 11 in Khargone and 11 in Anuppur.
Out of the total active patients of the state, 4 thousand 521 are in home isolation and 3 thousand 462 in hospitals. Out of the hospitalized patients, one thousand 421 are in ICU patients, 1326 are on oxygen beds and 715 on normal beds.

More than one percent positivity rate in only 5 districts
Five districts of the state, Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Ratlam and Betul districts have more than one percent weekly positivity rate. The remaining 47 districts have a weekly average positivity rate of less than one percent.

No cases in 6 districts and one case each in 4 districts
No case of Corona has been reported in 6 districts of the state including Alirajpur, Bhind, Chhatarpur, Katni, Singrauli and Tikamgarh. One new case each has been reported in four districts including Ashoknagar, Morena, Sehore and Sheopur. Alirajpur is Corona free.

Public to be made aware about vaccination
Meanwhile, Chief Minister Shri Chouhan directed to generate awareness among the people regarding vaccination against Corona. All misconceptions related to this should be removed, every 18 plus person should be vaccinated and even a single dose of vaccine should not go waste.