Delhi on Wednesday recorded 5,506 contemporary COVID-19 circumstances, the sharpest every day spike this yr, that pushed the an infection tally to six,90,568 whereas 20 extra individuals succumbed to the illness, taking the dying depend to 11,133, in keeping with the well being division.
That is the second consecutive day when Delhi has seen an increase of over 5,000 circumstances. The town had reported 5,100 contemporary circumstances on Tuesday.
The positivity charge jumped to six.1 per cent on Wednesday from 4.93 per cent the day earlier than, in keeping with the bulletin.
A complete of 90,202 checks, together with 52,477 RT-PCR checks and 37,724 fast antigen checks, have been carried out yesterday, the bulletin stated.
To date, over 6.59 lakh sufferers have recovered from the virus.
Twenty extra individuals died attributable to COVID-19, taking the depend to 11,133, the bulletin acknowledged.
The variety of energetic circumstances in Delhi stands at 19,455.
The variety of individuals beneath dwelling isolation elevated to 10,048 on Wednesday from 8,871 on Tuesday, whereas the variety of containment zones surged to three,708 from 3,291 the day earlier than.