On Sunday, Delhi saw the highest number of 25,462 new cases in a single day, with the positivity rate reaching 30 percent.
Coronavirus cases are steadily increasing in the country’s capital, Delhi. Delhi government has imposed a full curfew in Delhi from tonight to next Monday, due to increase in cases of infection. On Sunday, 25,462 new cases were reported in Delhi in a day, with the positivity rate reaching 30 percent. The rate of infection is 29.74 percent, which means that almost every third sample in Delhi is found to be infected.
Let me tell you, weekend curfew has already been imposed in Delhi. At the same time, the recent Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had said that there are less than 100 ICU beds left in the city. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said that 1,400 to 2,000 beds will be ready for Kovid-19 patients in the city in the next two days. He reviewed the construction of Kovid care center there by visiting Yamuna Sports venue and Commonwealth Games Village.
Let me tell you, 161 more patients died due to infection in Delhi in the last 24 hours. A day earlier, 24,375 new cases of Kovid-19 were reported and 167 patients died. With the arrival of these new cases in Delhi, the total number of infected people in the national capital has increased to 8,53,460 so far, while the death toll has increased to 12,121.