The nationwide capital reported 66 contemporary COVID-19 instances and 0 deaths because of the illness on Sunday, whereas the positivity fee stood at 0.10 per cent, in response to information shared by the well being division right here.

With the brand new instances, town’s an infection tally climbed to 14,36,761. Over 14.11 lakh sufferers have recovered from the illness, the info confirmed.

The loss of life toll stands at 25,066, it stated.

On Saturday, Delhi had reported 72 COVID-19 instances with a positivity fee of 0.10 per cent and one loss of life.

On Friday, the capital logged 44 instances with a positivity fee of 0.06 per cent and 5 deaths.

On Thursday, it registered 61 instances with a positivity fee of 0.08 per cent and two deaths.

Currently, there are 536 energetic instances in Delhi and 170 of them are underneath dwelling isolation. The variety of containment zones stands at 269, the bulletin stated.

It stated 67,316 exams, together with 47,021 RT-PCR exams, have been carried out the day before today.

Delhi battled a brutal second wave of the pandemic that claimed an enormous variety of lives, with the scarcity of oxygen at hospitals throughout town including to the woes.

On April 20, Delhi had reported 28,395 instances, the best within the metropolis for the reason that pandemic began final 12 months. On April 22, the case positivity fee was 36.2 per cent, the best thus far.

The highest variety of 448 deaths was reported on May 3.

According to authorities information, 1.06 crore vaccine doses have been administered within the capital for the reason that inoculation train began on January 16.

Over 29 lakh individuals have acquired each doses.

The well being division has informed the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) that it’ll take one other 12 months to vaccinate all eligible beneficiaries aged above 18 in opposition to coronavirus at “the present rate of vaccine supply”.

Officials stated round 1.5 crore beneficiaries are eligible for COVID-19 vaccination within the nationwide capital and three crore doses are required to completely inoculate them.

At the current fee of vaccine provide, it should take until July/August 2022 to finish two-dose vaccination of all 18 years-plus beneficiaries, the well being division officers informed the DDMA.

They stated round 45 lakh doses are required each month to finish the vaccination by December 2021.

In view of the brief provide of vaccines and a lot of beneficiaries due for the second dose, the Delhi well being division just lately issued orders asking district authorities to limit 20 per cent doses of Covishield and 40 per cent doses of Covaxin for the primary shot.


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