In the last 24 hours, 10 thousand 652 new corona positive patients have come up in the entire state. The shocking thing in these figures is that in the second wave of Corona, reports of 21 people out of 100 in the state are coming positive.
Health workers taking samples for corona examination (photo-PTI)
The corona in Chhattisgarh is breaking into havoc. The maximum cases are coming out in the capital Raipur. For the first time in this year, it has happened that the government has imposed a 10-day lockdown in Raipur. There will be a total lockdown in the city from 6 pm to 19 April on Friday evening. The government has taken this decision after the 2821 cases found in the capital in one day. In the last 24 hours, 10 thousand 652 new corona positive patients have come up in the entire state. The shocking thing in these figures is that in the second wave of Corona, reports of 21 people out of 100 in the state are coming positive.
With the increase in positivity rate, the number of people who died of corona in the state is also increasing rapidly. On Thursday, the highest number of deaths has been reported in Chhattisgarh. 72 people lost their lives due to corona in the state. 26 people died in Raipur.
In case of capital Raipur and Durg Corona ahead
Raipur and Durg district are on top in the case of corona infection in the state. The first number is the capital Raipur, where 2330 new people have been found positive. At the same time, the report of 2132 people has come positive in Durg district. At the same time, 1047 new patients have been found in Rajnandgaon, 638 in Bilaspur, 601 in Balodabazar, 517 in Mahasamund, 364 in Bemetra, 363 in Dhamtari, 343 in Korba, Janjgir 287, 286 in Kawardha and 240 in Raigad.
All this will remain closed during lockdown in Raipur
During the lockdown to be held in Raipur from today, the administration has given instructions to be strict. According to the instructions issued by the collector, all the liquor shops in the city will remain closed during the lockdown. All the Govemment and Semi Govemment Offices, Banks will also be closed. However, some relaxation has been given to the industries. If the labor industry stays inside the premises then it can be operated. With this, all religious places have also been closed. Temples will be kept closed even during the Navratras. If a person violates the rules of lockdown then strict action will be taken.
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