COVID positivity rate of Chhattisgarh reaches 19 percent

Steady decline over past 6 days
For the first time after April 5, positivity rate has declined below 20%

Raipur, 10 May 2021 COVID positivity rate in Chhattisgarh is declining steadily for last six days. On May 9, the positivity rate in the state was recorded to be May 9. Based on the results of 48 thousand 732 samples tested on May 9, total 9120 individuals have been found COVID infected. Positivity rate has declined below 20% for the first time after April 5. On April 5, 2020 i.e. last year, the positivity rate was 18%. 

On May 4, 2021, Positivity rate in Chhattisgarh was recorded to be 28%. On May 5, it was 25%. Likewise, the positivity rate was 23% on May 6, 20% on May 8 and 19% on May 9. In the previous week as well, a significant decline was noticed in the positivity rate of Raipur district. On May 2, the positivity rate of Raipur district was 31%, which has gradually declined to 15% at present. On May 3 and 4, the positivity rate in Raipur was 25%, on May 5 it declined to 21%. Later on May 6, the positivity rate was recorded to be 18%,. On May 7 and 8, it was 16%. Positivity rate in Raipur on May 9 was 15%.