Fear sets in as corona surges on in Chhattisgarh

Fear sets in as corona surges on in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: Coronavirus has infected 1273 people in Chhattisgarh in the last 24 hours, the highest so far in last one year, taking the total tally to 3.23 lakh on Saturday. Besides, a total of 10 people died of Covid-19 on Saturday as per data released by health authorities.

The cases in Raipur on Saturday are the highest this year. 426 new cases have been found in Raipur on Saturday, while 391 cases have been found in the Durg. 71 new patients have been found in Rajnandgaon, 50 in Bilaspur, 49 in Surguja, 25 in Jashpur, 29 in Bemetara, 25 in Mahasamund, 20 in Balodabazar, 23 in Raigarh, 16 in Korba, 26 in Korea, 17 in Surajpur, 14 in Balod, 18 in Dhamtari, 11 in Janjgir and 12 in Mungeli. As many as 5 people died of Covid in Raipur on Saturday.