Bhopal: On Tuesday, 2173 new Covid-19 positive cases were reported in the state, taking the tally of coronavirus patients to 2,93,179. Apart from these fresh cases, 10 deaths were also reported in the state on Tuesday. With this, the Covid death toll reached 3977 in MP.
The districts where these deaths were reported includes, Indore, Jabalpur and Chhindwara where 2 deaths each, were reported and Bhopal, Ratlam, Rewa, and Khandwa districts where one death each was reported.
Positivity rate, which means the number of people testing positive out of every 100 samples tested, crossed 10 per cent on Tuesday, thus out of every 100 samples tested more than 10 people were found positive.
Out of 52 districts, new cases were reported from 48 districts of the state. From the remaining districts no new cases were reported, these districts include Balaghat, Singrauli, Bhind, Umaria and Ashok Nagar.
Of the 49 districts where new cases were reported, fresh cases were reported in double figures from 33 districts. Highest numbers of cases were reported from Indore where 628 tested positive, followed by Bhopal where 497 tested positive while 148 patients were found in Jabalpur district.
On the brighter side, 1279 people recovered from the disease. With these, count of total people who have recovered from Covid so far in the state reached 273168.
A total of 20419 samples were tested on Tuesday out of which 10.6% tested positive. As on March 30, there were 16034 active cases in the state.


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