Delhi Records 961 Fresh COVID-19 Cases, Death Count Reaches 4,004


Delhi Records 961 Fresh COVID-19 Cases, Death Count Reaches 4,004

Delhi COVID-19: With 961 fresh cases, the infection tally has risen to 1,37,677(File)

New Delhi:

Delhi’s COVID-19 tally increased to over 1.37 lakh on Sunday with 961 new cases, while the death count reached 4,004, authorities stated.

An overall of 1,23,317 clients have recovered, moved or been discharged, while the number of active cases stood at 10,356, of which 5,663 clients are under house isolation.

Fifteen individuals died due to COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, taking the death count to 4,004, the authorities said.

With 961 fresh cases, the infection tally has increased to 1,37,677

An overall of 4,289 RT-PCR and 8,441 fast antigen tests were conducted in the city in the last 24 hours, the authorities said.

The variety of COVID tests conducted in the national capital on Saturday was less since of Eid al-Adha.

So far, 10,63,669 tests have been performed– 55,982 tests for a population of 10 lakh, according to a health bulletin.

Over the last week, the variety of brand-new cases has grown by less than one percent every day.

The recovery rate of COVID-19 patients has actually increased to over 89 percent in Delhi. The positivity rate in the last 24 hours was 7.54 percent, the authorities said.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal evaluated the status of containment zones in Delhi.

The number of containment zones has actually been reduced from 715 on July 27 to 496 on July 31.

The move has lowered the variety of individuals consisted of from 3,48,099 on July 27 to 1,06,211 on July 31.

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