New Delhi:: For the first time since March 2020, the nation’s capital recorded no new Covid instances on Monday. Delhi recorded its first coronavirus case on March 2, 2020 and has recorded a complete of 20,07,313 instances with a cumulative positivity charge of 4.94% and 26,522 pandemic-related deaths up to now. Seven states together with Maharashtra, Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal have recorded extra Covid instances than Delhi.
The nation’s capital has up to now battled three waves of Covid, with the second wave piloted by the Delta variant in April-May 2021 being the deadliest. Over the 2 months, hospitals and relations of sufferers rushed to get oxygen and medical doctors had been overwhelmed past their capability. The third wave, fueled by the contagious variant of Omicron, noticed the variety of day by day COVID-19 instances in Delhi hit a file excessive of 28,867 on January 13. The metropolis recorded a positivity charge of 30.6% on January 14, the best so far.
According to information shared by the town’s well being division right here, the variety of energetic instances stands at simply 10. As many as 931 exams had been carried out the earlier day, based on the well being division bulletin. The metropolis reported only one new case on Sunday with a positivity charge of 0.05%. It noticed three new Covid instances on Saturday with a 0.10% positivity charge and 6 new instances on Friday with 0.41% of these examined testing optimistic.
No Covid-related deaths had been reported on Monday. The capital has recorded just one loss of life from the an infection (January 9) this month. Only 13 of the 8,295 beds are at present occupied in devoted COVID-19 hospitals in the town. Twelve of them are suspected Covid instances. Nine sufferers are in dwelling isolation.