MP at 14th place in India in corona infection, recovery rate increasing, says CM Chouhan

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said the rate of corona infection in the State is continuously decreasing. The state stands at 14th place in the country in terms of corona infection. The number of active cases of corona in the state has come down to 90,796. Recovery is steadily increasing compared to new cases.

Chouhan was taking a core group meeting through video conferencing from his residence today. Ministers and officials of core groups from various districts participated in the meeting through video conferencing.

The recovery rate of corona patients in the state is continuously improving. In the last 24 hours, 13 thousand 584 corona patients became healthy, while 12400 new patients have been found. The state’s recovery rate has been 83 percent.

There is also a decline in the positive rate of corona in the state. The average positivity rate of the state has declined to 21.1% and the average positivity rate of 7 days is 22.4%. The country’s seven-day average positivity rate is 21%.

District-wise review found that the maximum 1811 new Corona cases were reported from Indore district. There have been 1713 new corona cases in Bhopal, 980 in Gwalior, 771 in Jabalpur, 345 in Rewa, 322 in Ujjain, 280 in Ratlam, 257 in Sagar, 256 in Shahdol and 249 in Dhar.Chouhan said that the state is now getting adequate amount of oxygen. On 29 April, the state received 556.2 MT of oxygen, while the state consumed 467 MT of oxygen.