Raipur: The number of active Covid-19 cases in the state is rapidly decreasing, as the patients are recovering and the number of new patients found per day is decreasing as well. At present, the number of corona patients in the state is 254. There is not a single active patient of Covid-19 in the five districts of the state including Kabirdham, Gaurela-Pendra-Marwahi, Surguja, Balrampur-Ramanujganj, and Narayanpur. At present, the average positivity rate of the state is 0.1 per cent.
On October 3, no new case of corona has been reported in 19 districts of the state. On this day, 15 people were found corona infected, after testing 14 thousand 674 samples across the state. No new case of COVID-19 has been reported on October 3 in Rajnandgaon, Balod, Bemetara, Kabirdham, Raipur, Dhamtari, Mahasamund, Gariyaband, Raigarh, Gaurela-Pendra-Marwahi, Surguja, Koriya, Surajpur, Balrampur-Ramanujganj, Bastar, Sukma, Kanker, Narayanpur and Bijapur districts. In each of the districts namely Durg, Mungeli, Jashpur, and Kondagoan one-one COVID cases were found whereas in Balodabazar-Bhatapara, Bilaspur, Korba, and Janjgir-Champa two-two cases were found and three cases each were found in Dantewada.