NEW DELHI: Delhi on Monday reported 1,227 recent Covid-19 circumstances with a positivity fee of 14.57 per cent, whereas eight extra folks died because of the illness, in keeping with knowledge shared by the town well being division.
Earlier than this, the town logged greater than 2,000 circumstances day by day for 12 consecutive days. Delhi on Sunday reported 2,162 Covid-19 circumstances with a positivity fee of 12.64 per cent, and 5 fatalities.
On Saturday, it logged 9 deaths on account of Covid-19 and a pair of,031 circumstances with a positivity fee of 12.34 per cent.
On Friday, it noticed 10 deaths, the best in six months, and a pair of,136 circumstances with a positivity fee of 15.02 per cent.
The nationwide capital recorded 12 deaths on account of Covid-19 on February 13.
Delhi on Thursday reported 2,726 recent Covid-19 circumstances, the best in almost six-and-a-half months, and 6 fatalities because of the viral illness, whereas the positivity fee stood at 14.38 per cent.
On Wednesday, it noticed eight fatalities and a pair of,146 circumstances with a positivity fee of 17.83 per cent. On Tuesday, the town recorded 2,495 circumstances with a positivity fee of 15.41 per cent and 7 fatalities.
The nationwide capital noticed 1,372 infections and 6 deaths on Monday and the positivity fee stood at 17.85 per cent, the best since January 21, when it was 18.04 per cent.
The recent circumstances on Monday got here out of 8,421 Covid-19 assessments, the well being division stated in its newest bulletin.
With the recent infections and fatalities, Delhi’s caseload stands at 1985822 and the dying toll at 26,389, it stated.
There are 7,519 lively Covid-19 circumstances within the metropolis. As many as 5,760 sufferers are in residence isolation, the bulletin stated.
Of the 9,416 beds reserved for Covid-19 sufferers in varied Delhi hospitals, 594 had been occupied on Monday. Beds at Covid care centres and Covid well being centres had been mendacity vacant, it stated.
There are 335 containment zones within the metropolis, it added.
Amid a spike in Covid-19 circumstances in Delhi, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal had final week stated although the circumstances had been on the rise, there was no must panic as most of them had been delicate in nature.
Regardless of the rise within the positivity fee, the town authorities isn’t implementing the Graded Response Motion Plan (GRAP) devised by the Delhi Catastrophe Administration Authority since hospital admissions are low.
The GRAP got here into pressure in August final 12 months, stipulating measures to be taken by the federal government in accordance with the positivity fee and mattress occupancy for locking and unlocking of varied actions.
The variety of day by day Covid-19 circumstances in Delhi touched the document excessive of 28,867 on January 13 this 12 months throughout the third wave of the pandemic.
The town recorded a positivity fee of 30.6 per cent on January 14, the best throughout the third wave of the pandemic.