Raipur, May 21 : Eleven fresh COVID-19 (Coronavirus) cases surfaced in Chhattisgarh on Thursday, taking the tally of active cases to 67 in the state. According to information received from health department, Kanker, Raipur, Sarguja and Balod districts registered one case each, whereas four in Rajnandgaon district and three in Janjgir district.
Process of admission of these 11 new patients in hospitals is currently underway. Total 42566 suspected Coronavirus patients have been identified in the state till last evening and their samples have been sent to lab for testing. Samples of 38619 of them have tested negative while results of 3837 samples are awaited. So far, Chhattisgarh registered 126 Coronavirus cases and 59 people have been discharged from hospitals after recovery.(UNI)