Ujjain: The district logged 1 more death and 249 new cases of corona on Wednesday. As per the medical bulletin issued late on the day, a total of 210 people tested positive for corona in the city. The district’s tally thus reached 10,398 mark and the toll is 132.
For the first time, during the second wave of corona, the number of new patients were less than the recoveries in the district. On Tuesday 197 corona winners were discharged while 188 new patients were identified across the district.
As per the medical bulletin issued at 11.40 pm, 188 new cases took the district’s tally to 10,149. Out of 1,517 sample reports, 161 persons from Ujjain City, 9 from Mahidpur, 6 each from Barnagar and Tarana, 4 from Nagda and 2 from Ghattia including 74 tested positive. All of them are symptomatic.
Overall, 2,737 patients, 1561 of them symptomatic, are under treatment. Samples of 2,24,214 people have been taken across the district so far and no report is awaited. With 197 more discharged on the day, the total number of recoveries has gone up to 7,281.