Jul 23, 2021, 09:44AM ISTSource: TOI.in

Even as the overall Covid positivity rate has been less than 3% for over a month now, states like Kerala, Manipur, Rajasthan, Mizoram, Nagaland and Meghalaya still have large number of districts with weekly positivity significantly above 10%, causing concern in the Centre that this may trigger the next wave in the absence of stringent micro-level containment. These are also among the top states, along with Maharashtra, witnessing a rise in active cases. While 47 districts have above 10% positivity, in 55 it is ranging between 5-10%, official data from July 14-20 shows.