Nagpur: Due to Sunday being a holiday last week, the number of daily coronavirus tests on Monday fell to 13,173 from the daily average of around 22,000 maintained last week. And despite the drop in tests, the number of new covid cases has been around the 4,000 mark at 3,709.
The test positivity rate has crossed 28% on Monday. It was more than 30% in district Bhandara and Gadchiroli and close to 40% in district Chandrapur.
Two patients have died in district Gadchiroli – a 50-year-old man from district Gadchiroli and a 70-year-old man from Chamorshi have died of cardiac arrest.
At present, around 22,779 patients are under treatment in this region, Out of which more than 85% people are in home isolation.
Wardha: In the last 24 hours in this district, out of 154 test reports, 45 have been found infected, Due to which the number of infected has reached 50,798. Meanwhile around 27 covid patients were discharged, Due to which the number of recoveries has gone up to 48,392 and 1,038 covid patients were undergoing treatment. No new deaths were reported in the district and the district’s toll remained unchanged at 1,328.
Yavatmal: No one has died of covid during the last 24 hours, Due to which there has been no change in the death toll of any kind. Currently 732 covid patients are under treatment, There are 1,715 beds for coronavirus patients.
Chandrapur: After three days in this district, on Monday, the number of fresh cases has come down to 179 with more than 250 new covid cases. Overall, 95 have recovered and zero casualties have been reported in the district during the day, About 1,580 patients were under treatment. During the last 24 hours 454 tests have been done.
Amravati: A spike of 276 cases of covid in this district has taken the caseload to 98,173, While 56 have been cured, a total of 95,121 have been done. 1,486 patients of covid were undergoing treatment.
Gadchiroli: There have been two deaths in a day in this district, Due to which the death toll has gone up to 751.
Gondia: After one death on Monday, the death toll has gone up to 703. There have been 403 tests in the district and out of them 103 positives have been found.
Bhandara: In the last 24 hours only 157 tests were done out of which 49 have turned out to be covid positive. 68 were cured in a day in the district, treatment of 551 patients is going on.
Buldhana: The caseload of Buldhana has reached 89,005 with 161 new covid cases in this district in a day. At present, 1,209 patients are being treated here.
Washim: On Monday, 73 new covid cases have been found and 12 have been cured. At present there are total 42,225 cases of coronavirus in this district, 639 deaths and 41,222 have been cured. 363 covid patients are undergoing treatment.
Akola: 433 tests have been conducted in this district in a day. Out of which 123 have come covid positive. 58 patients of covid have been cured. At present, 1,597 patients are under treatment in Akola district.
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