Raipur: As many as 99 persons tested positive for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Chhattisgarh on Tuesday. Meanwhile 84 COVID-19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery. With this the number of active Coronavirus patients in the state stands at 673.
According to media bulletin of state health department 46 out of 99 fresh COVID-19 positive patients were found in Raipur whereas 19 patients were found in Janjgir-Champa, 9 in Bilaspur, 7 in Kanker, 6 in Narayanpur, 5 in Raigarh, 3 in Baloda-Bazaar, 2 in Bijapur and 1 each in Rajnandgaon and Bemetara. Process is underway for their admission to hospitals.
Total 189038 suspected Coronavirus patients were identified in the state so far and their samples were sent to labs for testing. Of them 3415 samples tested positive for Coronavirus while 2728 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery so far.
Presently 673 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.