Ujjain: According to the medical bulletin published late Monday night, 317 people tested positive for corona among the 1,338 samples taken during the day.

tests, which represents more than 23% of the batch.

That means about one in four people in the city who have tested positive, a shocking figure indeed, a doctor said.

Speaking of the city’s hot spots, Rishi Nagar has become the biggest hot spot. More than 15 cases of positive patients on Monday were from Rishi Nagar. In addition, Vivekanand Nagar and the settlements around the Nanakheda region continue to register patients. About 10 positive patients have been reported to Vivekanand Nagar and about 20 positive patients from settlements around Nanakheda.

The new strain of corona is wreaking havoc as it affects the whole family in most cases. Three family members have tested positive at one location while a couple lives in Tirupati Heights; a couple from Ravindra Nagar; a couple and their son who reside in Alakhdham; 4 members of a family residing in Rishi Nagar, including 3 women; a couple in Arjun Nagar; 3 from a family from the Rajaswa colony; 3 from a family from Kalpataru Avenue; a couple living in the quarters of the central prison of Bhairavgarh, a couple living in the chemical personnel colony of Nagda, 2 men from the same family living in the colony of Kshirsagar have tested positive.

The biggest problem this time around is that the corona positive person is forced to go to the markets for necessary drugs and tests as well as household products.

A former BJP MP living in the Freeganj region has also been crown-struck and is undergoing treatment at Tejankar hospital. A saint from Char Dham temple has also tested positive while Mahamandaleshwar has already tested positive. The daughter of a doctor living in Parshvanath City and a doctor living in Rishi Nagar tested positive, a woman living in Sriganga Nagar tested positive whose 3 parents are corona positive.

A 12-year-old girl who is studying in fourth grade in a rural area also tested positive, her relatives had previously tested corona-positive. They would not have met due corona standards and the innocent young girl bears the brunt of their recklessness.

An entire family of a reputable wholesale drug trader tested corona-positive. Many traders in the pharmaceutical market have also tested positive. New patients also include a medical representative, policeman, railway staff, professor, MPEB staff, LIC officer, Vikram University employees, health workers, students, a dairy operator and photographer.