The nation’s capital has reported 27 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases in the city to 14,38,685. However, no deaths have been reported in the past 8 days. The death toll in the city continues to be 25,085 according to data shared by the Delhi health department.
With 0.04% of the infection rate in the capital, the number of active cases has fallen to 379. A total of 39 COVID-19 patients have been discharged from the hospital in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of healings at 14.13.221, the data showed. The national capital has so far recorded just three deaths from the Covid infection in September.
Meanwhile, a total of 68,498 new tests were performed in one day, including 46,555 RT-PCR tests and 21,943 rapid antigen tests, bringing the total to 2,73,463,473 so far according to the data. of the Delhi Department of Health.
There are currently 96 containment zones in the city. The death rate continues to be 1.74% in the nation’s capital. A total of 126 COVID-19 patients are currently being treated at home in Delhi.
Out of 1,624,444 doses of vaccine administered in the past 24 hours, a total of 71,096 doses were administered for the first time and 91,248 for the second dose in Delhi.
The total number of cumulative beneficiaries vaccinated to date stands at 1,69 23,079, according to the bulletin shared by the Delhi Department of Health.
Meanwhile, the sixth serological survey has started in the nation’s capital where a total of 28,000 samples will be collected in one week. Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said on Saturday he believed many people in the city would have antibodies this time around.