Delhi records 95 new Covid-19 cases, 1 death, 0.97% positivity rate

Delhi recorded 95 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday with a positivity rate of 0.97 percent and one death from the infection, according to data shared by the city’s health department.

The new cases were detected from the 9,742 tests conducted the previous day, the department said in its latest bulletin.

With the new cases, the number of COVID-19 in Delhi rose to 20,02,452, while the death toll rose to 26,499, he said.

Delhi’s COVID-19 cases have registered a decline in recent days. On Saturday, the city recorded 89 cases of COVID-19 with a 0.88% positivity rate and one death from the disease.

Delhi recorded 123 Covid cases with a positivity rate of 1.16% and zero deaths on Friday.

The capital reported 116 Covid cases on Thursday with a 0.97% positivity rate and three deaths.

It has recorded 142 coronavirus cases with a 1.29% positivity rate and zero deaths on Wednesday.

According to the latest bulletin, the number of active Covid cases in Delhi stands at 514. A total of 377 patients are under home isolation, the bulletin said, adding that out of the 9,270 beds reserved for Covid patients in various hospitals in the city, 57 are occupied. .

There are 66 Covid containment zones in Delhi.

The number of daily Covid cases in Delhi hit a record high of 28,867 on January 13, during the third wave of the pandemic. The city recorded a positivity rate of 30.6% on January 14, the highest in the third wave.

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