1,363 new coronavirus cases in Delhi; positivity rate dips to 1.51 pc
New Delhi: Delhi on Thursday reported 1,363 new cases, taking the cumulative tally to 6,13,357. The number of new cases reported came out of 90,354 tests conducted on the previous day.
Of which, 49,102 were RTPCR/CBNAAT/TrueNat tests and 41,252 were rapid antigen tests. The positivity rate was 1.51 per cent.
35 patients died due to coronavirus in the last 24 hours, taking the death toll to 10,182. 32 deaths were recorded on Wednesday, 41 on Tuesday, 60 on Monday, 33 on Sunday and 47 on Saturday.
2,391 patients recovered from the deadly disease, taking the total recovery figure to 5,90,977 in the national capital. The recovery rate was 96.35 per cent.
The recoveries outnumbered the new cases on Thursday. Active cases declined by 1,063 in the last 24 hours. Delhi has now 12,198 active cases.
Out of the total 18,815 beds in coronavirus hospitals, 15,351 are vacant.