Raipur, Jul 6 (PTI) Chhattisgarh's COVID-19 count rose to 9,96,359 on Tuesday with the addition of 322 cases, while the death toll increased by five to touch 13,462, an official said.
The number of recoveries reached 9,77,893 after 152 people were discharged from hospitals and 381 completed home isolation during the day, leaving the state with 5,004 active cases, the official informed.
'Raipur district reported 23 new cases, taking the caseload to 1,57,293, including 3,133 deaths. Sukma recorded 44 new cases, Bijapur 28 and Janjgir-Champa 27 among other districts. With 37,624 samples being examined on Tuesday, the total number of tests in the state went up to 1,04,87,744. Over 1.02 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered in the state as on Monday, with 84,82,600 people getting the first dose and 17,50,955 the second,' he said.
Chhattisgarh's coronavirus figures are as follows: Positive cases 9,96,359, new cases 322, death toll 13,462, recovered 9,77,893, active cases 5,004, tests today 37,624, total tests 1,04,87,744. PTI TKP BNM BNM BNM