With 1,250 new coronavirus cases, tally crosses 1.58 lakh in Delhi
New Delhi: Delhi on Friday reported 1,250 fresh coronavirus cases, taking the tally to 1,58,604. With 13 fatalities, the death toll reached 4,270 in the last 24 hours.
On Thursday, the count of daily cases was 1,215 and 22 deaths were reported.
On the other hand, 1,082 patients recovered from the deadly disease on Friday. A total of 1,42,908 patients have recovered in the national capital so far. The recovery rate is 90.10 per cent.
The active cases increased by 155 in the national capital. Delhi has now 11,426 active cases.
11,649 rapid antigen tests and 6,086 RTPCR, CBNAAT and TrueNat tests were conducted in the last 24 hours. The total number of tests done till date in Delhi stands at 13,92,928.
The positivity rate was 7.14 per cent in the previous 24 hours.
Meanwhile, the country’s Covid-19 tally on Friday crossed the 29-lakh mark with 68,898 new cases in the last 24 hours.