COVID-19 patients: Delhi has recorded the highest number of in August. On Sunday there are about 2,024 fresh cases of COVID-19. This will lead to an increase in total cases to 1.73 lakhs. About 4,448 people in Delhi have lost their lives because of this virus.
It is the highest spike of COVID-19 patients in Delhi in the last 50 days. There were about 2000 cases between July 7 and July 10 2020. The cases on 7 July was 2,008 and on 8 July they were 2,089.
Delhi government states that they are 13,556 rapid antigen and 6,881 RTPCR / CBNAAT / TrueNat tests are conducted within 24 hours by the government in the capital. It also said there about 22 peoples have also lost their lives in 24 hours.
Today, the positivity rate in Delhi is at 9.90 per cent and the recovery rate for the COVID-19 patients is 89.23 per cent. On Sunday about 1,954 COVID cases have recorded by the COVID searching teams. The total number of testings to date is 15,69,096. The active cases in Delhi are 14,793. In the last 24 hours, 1,249 patients have recovered from this virus in Delhi.
There are 4,154 beds are in the use by the patients in the biggest CCC (COVID care centre) in India named Sardar Patel COVID care centre. These beds are occupied by the Indian and Travellers who have come to India through Vande Bharat Mission Flights. These People and travellers will be kept for quarantined for 14 days in this centre.
What does Delhi s’ CM say?
On Wednesday Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal stated in a video conference that we have doubled the coronavirus testing to 40,000. As we cannot take any chances at this moment. He also said that we are ready if the number of COVID patients will increase in Delhi Again. Kejriwal also states that Because of Unlock-4 there are more chances of getting a spike in the COVID-19 cases. As many of the public activities will be permitted by this decision.