War against COVID19 : MP-s body count rises to 3,129


Bhopal, (UNI) The fatality figure owing to the ‘millennium scourge’ mounted to 3,129 on Thursday in Madhya Pradesh where 14 fresh demises were reported even as the infected tally touched 1,88,018 with 1,363 more sufferers being detected during analysis of 27,048 specimens.

A Health Services Directorate bulletin pegged the active cases at 9,800 – a summation of statistics that are on the upward spiral in all 52 districts. Bhopal continued to have the dubious distinction of spawning the highest 378 new instances, Indore 255, Gwalior 92, Ratlam 64, Jabalpur 60, Rewa 45, Vidisha 39, Sagar 30, Ujjain 27, Rajgarh 26 and Khargone 23.

The silver lining is that 1,75,089 individuals recuperated; 887 of them on this very day.