Madhya Pradesh on Monday reported 571 covid positive cases and 32 deaths while 1,782 patients were recovered from infection. The active cases reduced to 8,860, including 2,042 in Bhopal and 1,317 in Indore.
AIR Correspondent reports that eight out of 52 districts in the state recorded no case. Not a single district of the state is now in the Red Zone. The positivity rate of all the districts is less than 5 percent. The positivity rate of Bhopal, Indore, Ratlam, Betul, Jabalpur and Anuppur districts is between 1 and 5 percent.
While the positivity of the remaining 46 districts is now less than one percent, Medical Education Minister Mr Vishwas Sarang informed that to encourage vaccination in Bhopal, ‘Tika Lagwao-Market Khulwao’ campaign is being started in collaboration with trade unions. Under this, vaccination of traders and employees working in shops will be encouraged.