COVID-19: Delhi data 1,254 new circumstances, highest single-day spike in additional than three months | India Information
New Delhi: Delhi recorded 1,254 new COVID-19 circumstances on Wednesday (March 24), the best single-day spike in over three months.
In the meantime, six deaths have been reported as a consequence of coronavirus taking the toll to 10,973. The caseload within the nationwide capital reached 6,51,227, out of which 6,35,364 have recovered. It’s the second consecutive day that greater than 1,000 folks examined constructive in Delhi, with 888 circumstances on Monday and 823 on Sunday.
The positivity price remained over 1 per cent for the fifth consecutive day at 1.52 per cent, the well being bulletin stated.
Because the nationwide capital witnessed a spike in coronavirus circumstances, the Delhi government on Tuesday (March 23) ordered a ban on gatherings on festivals like Holi, Navratri and Shab-e-Barat. All public gatherings have been banned, the Delhi Catastrophe Administration Authority stated.
The Delhi authorities additionally plans on ramping up testing for coming from outdoors the nationwide capital. Random COVID-19 exams will likely be carried out in any respect airports, railway stations and inter-state bus terminals for passengers travelling from different states.