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381 Covid-19 deaths in Delhi in 24 hours, positivity rate over 32%

Apr 28, 2021 09:18 IST | By Editorji News Desk

Delhi logged a record 381 Covid-19 deaths on Tuesday, while the positivity rate stood at 32.72%, according to the latest bulletin issued by the state health department. This is the sixth day in a row that Delhi has recorded over 300 deaths due to Covid-19. 

Delhi reported 380 deaths on Monday, while the positivity rate was 35.02%.  The capital recorded over 24,149 fresh cases, which took the cumulative case count to 10,72,065, the death toll due to the viral disease stands at 15,009.

What's worse, amid the infection spike, Delhi's testing and vaccination numbers have slipped to almost a 2-week low. At a time when a minimum of 100,000 tests have to be conducted daily, of which 70% ought to be RT-PCR, the capital touched a two-week low of 57,690 tests on April 26.

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