Corona virus infection has been confirmed in 71 new people in Chhattisgarh. With this, the number of people infected with the virus in the state has increased to 1864. The health department gave information about this. State Health Department officials said on Wednesday that Corona virus infection has been confirmed in a total of 71 people in the state today. These include 25 from Raipur district, 10 from Janjgir-Champa, eight from Balodabazar, five from Raigad, four each from Bemetra, Korba, Gariaband and Mahasamund, three from Jashpur, two from Durg and one each from Rajnandgaon and Mungeli. . Officials said the process of recruitment of Corona virus-infected patients is on. He informed that today a total of 148 people have been discharged from various hospitals in the state after treatment. In Chhattisgarh, a total of 113613 probable persons of corona virus have been identified and tested samples so far, officials said. Of these, corona virus infection has so far been confirmed in 1864 people and a total of 1099 patients have been discharged from hospital after getting well. At the same time, 756 patients infected with the corona virus are being treated in the state. Nine people infected with the virus have died in the state.