Raipur: With the effective measures taken by the Chhattisgarh government to control and prevent corona infection, the situation of infection in the state is continuously improving.
The rate of infection in the state has come down to 0.98 per cent, below 1 per cent on July 4. 23, 479 samples were tested in the state, out of which only 229 people were found to be corona positive. The deaths due to corona in the state have also reduced. Only 1 patient each died of co-morbidity in Raipur, Balodabazar-Bhatapara and Gariyaband districts.
In 14 districts of the state, the infection rate has now reached less than one percent. In the remaining 14 districts, this rate ranges from 1 per cent to a maximum of 3.42 per cent. At present, the total number of positive patients in the state is 5,345. The campaign of vaccination to protect against corona is going on at a fast pace in the state. The vaccination figure has already crossed 1 crore here.