1. You Are At:
  2. English News
  3. India
  4. Delhi Covid cases continue to decline, positivity rate falls below 20%

Delhi Covid cases continue to decline, positivity rate falls below 20%

Delhi recorded as many as 12,651 fresh coronavirus cases on Monday. With this, the tally of COVID-19 cases in the national capital has reached over 13.36 lakh, while the death toll mounted to 19,663.

India TV News Desk India TV News Desk
New Delhi Updated on: May 10, 2021 17:36 IST
Delhi COVID-19 cases
Image Source : PTI

Delhi Covid cases continue to decline, positivity rate falls below 20%

Delhi recorded as many as 12,651 fresh coronavirus cases on Monday. With this, the tally of COVID-19 cases in the national capital has reached over 13.36 lakh, while the death toll mounted to 19,663. As many as 319 fatalities have been recorded in the last 24 hours, according to the latest bulletin issued by the Delhi health department.

According to a health bulletin issued by the Delhi government, 66,234 COVID-19 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours.

At 19.10 percent, the city's COVID-19 positivity rate is at its lowest since April 16, according to a health bulletin issued by the Delhi government.

The positivity rate in Delhi has remained above the 20 per cent mark since April 17.

It was 21.67 per cent on Sunday, 23.34 per cent on Saturday, 24.92 per cent on Friday, 24.29 per cent on Thursday, 26.37 per cent on Wednesday, 26.73 per cent on Tuesday, 29.56 per cent on last Monday, 28.33 per cent on last Sunday and 31.6 per cent on last Saturday.

On April 22, a positivity rate of 36.2 per cent, the highest so far, was recorded.

The case tally stands at 13,36,218 in the national capital, including 12,31,297 patients who have either been discharged or have migrated or recovered.

The number of active cases is 85,258, of which 52,451 are in home isolation. 

(With PTI Inputs)

ALSO READ: Delhi has only one day's Covaxin stock left: Health Minister Satyendar Jain

ALSO READ: Vistara to start Delhi-Tokyo flights from June 16

Latest India News

Write a comment

X