|Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that large oxygen plants are to be set up in all divisional headquarters of the state. He was addressing a review meeting with the core group regarding prevention and arrangements for containing the spread of Covid-19. The state reported 13,417 fresh COVID cases yesterday while 11,577 patients recovered from the infection.
Chief Minister Mr Chouhan said that the pace of infection has come down in the state. Chief Minister informed that the availability of oxygen in the state is continuously increasing. Meanwhile, the number of active cases in the state rose to 94,276. With 98 patients succumbing to the infection, the death toll reached 5,319. Both Indore and Bhopal have more than 13,000 active cases.
The growth rate of infection cases in 8 districts of Shajapur, Panna, Agar-Malwa, Umaria, Katni, Rajgarh, Anuppur and Guna has decreased. Under Kill Corona Campaign, 12 thousand 800 survey teams are doing survey work in the state.