425 new Covid-19 cases in Delhi; positivity rate at 0.61%
New Delhi: The Capital on Tuesday recorded 425 new coronavirus cases, taking the cumulative tally to 6,44,489. The number of new cases reported came out of 70,049 tests conducted on the previous day.
At least 39,425 RTPCR/CBNAAT/TrueNat tests and 30,624 rapid antigen tests were conducted in the last 24 hours. The positivity rate was 0.61 per cent. The cumulative positivity rate declined to 4.8 per cent.
One death was reported in the last 24 hours, taking the death toll to 10,945.
A total of 257 patients have recovered from the deadly disease, taking the total recovery figure to 6,31,056 in the national capital. Currently, there are 2,488 active cases in the city.
Out of the total 5,711 beds in coronavirus hospitals, 5,052 are vacant. A total of 1,401 patients are in home isolation