Raipur: The Covid situation in Chhattisgarh is stabilizing and gradually improving with the effective measures taken by the state government for control and prevention of its infection.
The infection rate in the state reduced to 0.29 per cent on July 30 and has further declined on July 31. As of July 31, the infection rate has reached 0.26 per cent. No new patient of Covid-19 has been found in three districts of the state including Bemetara, Kabirdham and Gariyaband. Only one death was reported in the state due to Covid.
In the examination of 42, 714 samples on July 30, 125 were tested positive and on July 31, 102 people were found corona positive in the examination of 38, 644 samples. Active cases of Covid-19 are also decreasing rapidly due to the recovery of corona patients and less number of new patients getting daily. The number of active patients in the state at present is 1,863.
So far, 1.13 crore samples have been examined for the identification of corona infection in the state. Since the beginning of corona infection till now, Chhattisgarh is ahead of the national average in average corona test per 10 lakh population and daily corona test per 10 lakh population. In the state, 1487 samples are being tested every day per 10 lakh populations, while the national average is 1306. Since the beginning of corona infection in the state, so far 3,95 lakh samples have been tested per 10 lakh population, while the national average is 3.42 lakh.