Madhya Pradesh yesterday reported 29 new cases of COVID- 19 that pushed its tally of infections to 7,90,125. Oxygen plants are being set up to ensure availability of oxygen along with increasing number of ICU beds in hospitals before any possibility of third wave in the state. AIR correspondent reports that the active cases in the state reduced to 406. State reported one death yesterday taking the toll to 9,024 while 38 patients were recovered from infection. Indore and Bhopal reported seven cases each.
More than 70,000 tests are being conducted everyday. A total of 170 P.S.A. oxygen plants are being set up in Madhya Pradesh from the Government of India, State Government and other sources. Out of these, 21 P.S.A. plants have been set up and the rest will be set up by the month of September.