Delhi Records 89 New Cases, Positivity Rate Drops to 0.12% | Latest Delhi News
- The capital, following the decrease in the number of new cases, authorized weddings in banquets, wedding halls and hotels with 50 people present as of Monday.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
POSTED JUNE 27, 2021 6:43 PM IST
Delhi reported 89 new cases of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Sunday, as the positivity rate fell to 0.12%, according to the health bulletin released by the Delhi government. Delhi has so far recorded 1.43 million cases. Delhi recorded 85 cases of Covid-19 on Saturday, which was the lowest number of daily cases recorded this year. The city also reported 4 deaths, bringing the death toll in the capital to 24,965.
Delhi also reported 285 recoveries, bringing the total recoveries to 1.40 million. The capital, following the decrease in the number of new cases, authorized weddings in banquets, wedding halls and hotels with 50 people present as of Monday.
The government has also authorized the reopening of gymnasiums and yoga centers at 50% capacity. These relaxations will take effect from 5 a.m. on June 28. However, schools, colleges and educational establishments, cinemas, multiplexes, swimming pools and leisure and amusement parks will remain closed.
Delhi has performed 74,198 tests in the past 24 hours, of which 54,297 tests were RT-PCR tests. Delhi has performed 21.27 million tests so far. The city has 1,568 positive cases. Delhi has vaccinated 207,557 people in the past 24 hours. At least 172,659 people received their first dose of Covid-19 in the past 24 hours while 34,898 people received their second dose. At least 7.33 million people received 1 dose of the Covid-19 vaccine, of which 1.70 million people received their first dose.