4,120 new COVID-19 cases in Chhattisgarh

Raipur, (The States. news) The number of novel coronavirus sufferers spurted by more than one-and-a-half times over the past 24 hours in Chhattisgarh where a record 4,120 fresh infections were reported following analysis of 53,157 samples even as four fatalities also occurred – three here and one in Bilaspur – and 358 individuals recuperated during the period.

Health Department sources said that the active cases number 19,222 and the positivity rate touched 7.75 per cent. The district-wise break-up of new instances includes Raipur 1,185; Durg 479; Bilaspur 459; Korba 426; Raigarh 342; Rajnandgaon 237; Janjgir-Champa 207; Jashpur 162; Surguja 79 and Koriya 67.(uni)

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