Raigarh registered 16 new Covid-19 positive patients, taking the total number in the Chhattisgarh district to 83. Raipur with 60 active patients came at the second spot followed by Durg (38) and Bilaspur (35).
According to the Health and Family Welfare Department, 37 new patients were detected in the state after 12,999 tests. No Covid death was reported. The positivity rate is 0.28 percent
The new cases detected were at Raigarh (16), Bilaspur (6), Durg (5), Raipur (5), Mahasamund (2) and Mungeli (1) and other districts (2).
Bemetara, Balrampur and Narayanpur districts have no cases of Covid-19.
Till Saturday, 1,87,40,807 first doses have been administered while 1,17,70,773 persons have received the second dose also.