Bhopal: State Covid tally drops but major cities positivity rate remains high

Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said people should ensure remaining 2% vaccination in Madhya Pradesh, which has already reported 98% vaccination. He said second dose of vaccination has begun for teenagers in the state.

After gap of 28 days, second dose of vaccine will be administered.

State immunisation officer Dr Santosh Shukla said about 2.5 lakh teenagers were administered second dose of vaccination in the state on Monday.

However, teens could not be vaccinated in city as schools were closed. ‘Therefore, second dose drive will be launched in the state capital on February 2,’ Dr Upendra Dubey, Bhopal district immunisation officer, said.

Madhya Pradesh positivity rate ranged between 10% and 12% in the last onAlthough Covid-19 cases at state level are on the wane, positivity rate in major cities continue to remain high, the state health bulletin reveals.

Madhya Pradesh positivity rate ranged between 10% and 12% in the last one week, while Bhopal positivity rate hovered around 25% and even went up to 35%.

Even the districts surrounding the state capital including Vidisha, Raisen, Sehore and Hoshangabad continue to contribute high number of cases to the to the state tally, which is a matter of concern for the health authorities.

A week, while Bhopal positivity rate hovered around 25% and even went up to 35%.

Even the districts surrounding the state capital including Vidisha, Raisen, Sehore and Hoshangabad continue to contribute high number of cases to the to the state tally, which is a matter of concern for the health authorities.hya Pradesh. The state has target of vaccinating as many as 48 lakh teenagers and so far accomplished 36 lakh vaccination.

* State level Covid active cases and positivity rate

Dates Samples Active cases Positivity rate

Jan 26 81016 72224 12.3%

Jan 27 79813 71203 11.9%

Jan 28 71313 67945 10.8%

Jan 29 73873 66042 11.74%

Jan 30 80930 63297 11.49%

Jan 31 74554 60,609 10.8%

* Bhopal Covid case and positivity rate

Dates Samples Covid cases. Positivity rate

Jan 24 7003 2024 29%

Jan 25 7752 2095 27%

Jan 26 7627 2049 27%

Jan 27 7218 1857 26%

Jan 28 4298 1508 35%

Jan29 7449 1936 26%

Jan 30 6350 1757 28%

* Indore active case and positivity rate

Dates Samples Covid cases Positivity rate

Jan28 10430 1905 18.26%

Jan 29 10432 1784 17.1%

Jan 30 10329 1197 11.5%

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