8 new COVID-19 cases in MP, total reaches to 47

"Of the eight new cases, seven were reported from Indore and one from Ujjain."

By Author  |  Published: 30th Mar 2020  9:35 amUpdated: 30th Mar 2020  9:48 am

Indore: Eight new COVID-19 cases have been found in Madhya Pradesh, taking the total number of coronavirus patients in the state to 47, a senior health official said on Monday.

Of the eight new cases, seven were reported from Indore and one from Ujjain, Government Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College Dean Dr Jyoti Bindal told PTI. So far, 27 coronavirus cases have been found in Indore, eight in Jabalpur, five in Ujjain, three in Bhopal and two each in Shivpuri and Gwalior, the official said.

Out of these, 45 patients are admitted in different hospitals of the state, while two persons – a man from Indore and a woman from Ujjain- earlier died while undergoing treatment here.