Delhi right now reported a COVID-19 positivity fee of 5.33 per cent, up 26 per cent since yesterday. Positivity fee is the variety of circumstances detected per 100 checks.
The nationwide capital additionally reported 461 new circumstances right now, up 26 per cent since yesterday. Two individuals have died from Covid within the final 24 hours, authorities information reveals.
Rising circumstances have led to considerations over schoolchildren. Consultants have additionally referred to as for vaccination of youngsters beneath 12 who’ve comorbidities.
A non-public faculty in Delhi has requested mother and father to not ship their kids to high school on Monday after a scholar examined constructive, information company PTI reported. The Delhi authorities has instructed faculty authorities to shut particular wings or lecture rooms wherever wanted.
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia right now stated Covid might have been rising within the nationwide capital, however there is no such thing as a want to fret as hospitalisation is low.
Mr Sisodia, who additionally holds the schooling portfolio, stated faculties have been instructed to comply with the federal government’s normal working process in the event that they detect any case.