Delhi recorded 6,746 recent COVID-19 instances on Sunday and a positivity price of 12.29 per cent whereas 121 extra fatalities pushed the dying toll to eight,391, authorities stated. These recent instances got here out of the 54,893 checks performed on Saturday, together with 23,433 RT-PCR checks, in line with the newest bulletin issued by the Delhi well being division.
On Friday, authorities had stated 23,507 RT-PCR checks, the best until date, have been performed a day earlier than.
The very best single-day spike until date right here — eight,593 instances — was recorded on November 11 when 85 fatalities have been recorded.
As many as 121 fatalities have been recorded on Sunday.
That is the fifth time within the final 11 days that the every day variety of deaths has crossed the 100-mark.
Authorities reported 111 deaths on Saturday, 118 on Friday, 131 on November 18, the best until date, and 104 fatalities on November 12.
The energetic instances tally on Sunday stood at 40,212 as in comparison with 39,741 on Saturday.
The bulletin stated that the entire variety of instances has climbed to five,29,863 of which four,81,260 have recovered.
The variety of containment zones in Delhi rose to four,697 on Sunday from four,633 on Saturday.