Delhi additionally witnessed the restoration of 12 Covid-19 sufferers during the last 24 hours, added the well being division.
Individuals on the streets in Delhi on April 25 (Picture Credit: PTI)
The Well being Division of the Delhi authorities in its day by day well being bulletin on Saturday revealed that the nationwide capital recorded as many as 111 new instances of the novel coronavirus during the last 24 hours. With this growth, the overall variety of confirmed Covid-19 instances in Delhi is now 2,625.
Aside from 111 new instances, Delhi additionally witnessed 1 coronavirus-related demise during the last 24 hours. This takes the Covid-19 demise toll within the nationwide capital to 54. The Well being Division additionally informed media shops that 12 sufferers who had examined constructive for Covid-19 in Delhi, recovered between Friday evening and Saturday night. Because of this 869 out of two,625 sufferers who examined constructive for coronavirus in Delhi have now recovered.
As well as, the well being division additionally stated that 29 of the sufferers who succumbed to the an infection in Delhi had been aged 60 and above. On the identical time, 15 of the casualties had been aged between 50 and 59, and the remaining 10 aged beneath 50.
A head constable posted at Delhi’s Alipur police station additionally examined constructive for Covid-19 on Saturday. Whereas authorities are but to make clear how the constable contracted the illness, 11 policemen who got here involved with him have been quarantined as a security precaution.
Whereas addressing media individuals on Saturday, chairman of Delhi authorities’s committee on combating the Covid-19 outbreak Dr SK Sarin stated that the nationwide capital has a lot of containment zones. “Will probably be sensible to increase it (lockdown),” he added.
(With inputs from PTI)