Delhi on Saturday recorded as many as 24,375 recent coronavirus circumstances, the best single-day enhance to date. With this, the tally of COVID-19 circumstances within the nationwide capital has reached over eight.27 lakh, whereas the loss of life toll mounted to 11,960. As many as 167 fatalities have been recorded in the final 24 hours, in accordance with the newest bulletin issued by the Delhi well being division.
Based on a well being bulletin issued by the Delhi authorities, 99,230 COVID-19 exams had been carried out within the final 24 hours.
Weekend curfew in Delhi
Life within the nationwide capital has come to a halt as the town, grappling with hovering COVID-19 circumstances noticed weekend curfew, with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday interesting to individuals to stick to the restrictions. The weekend curfew aimed toward breaking the chain of spiralling coronavirus infections was clamped at 10 pm on Friday and can proceed until 5 am on Monday.
“There’s curfew in Delhi immediately and tomorrow attributable to Corona. Please observe it. Collectively we’ve to defeat Corona,” Kejriwal tweeted.
Kejriwal says working to extend beds capability however…
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addressed a presser on the Covid scenario within the nationwide capital saying that circumstances proceed to rise and nobody is aware of when the height of the present wave of coronavirus will come, due to this fact, we have to be ready for the worst and stay a step forward of the pandemic.
Talking in regards to the availability of the beds within the hospitals, Kejriwal mentioned throughout the earlier peak in November, the central authorities organized round four,100 beds however this time when the circumstances are a lot larger, they’ve given them only one,800 beds. The chief minister acknowledged that the Centre has at all times helped the Delhi authorities throughout pandemic occasions and urged to extend the variety of beds in Centre-run hospitals.
Kejriwal mentioned he has requested Union Well being Minister Dr Hash Vardhan to order at the least 50 per cent of beds for Covid sufferers in premier institutes like AIIMS, others.
The case tally stands at eight,27,998 within the nationwide capital, together with 7,46,239 sufferers who’ve both been discharged or have migrated or recovered.
The variety of lively circumstances is 69,799, of which 32,156 are in house isolation.