New Delhi, September 19
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Saturday mentioned there was a downward development in COVID-19 positivity fee within the nationwide capital and it’ll result in good outcomes by subsequent week.
“The positivity rate was 6.76 per cent on Friday. It has remained below 7 per cent in the last two-three days. Last week, it was around 8 per cent,” he mentioned.
The cumulative positivity fee has additionally dropped under 10 per cent for the primary time, Jain mentioned.
The minister mentioned because of the elevated testing during the last 10 to 12 days, Delhi has been witnessing a “downward trend” within the COVID-19 positivity fee over the previous two to a few days.
“It should lead to good results by next week,” he mentioned.
On Friday, the town reported 4,127 new circumstances and 30 deaths. As many as 61,037 assessments have been carried out and the positivity fee stood at 6.76 per cent.
The cumulative positivity fee was 9.83 on Friday, down from 10.05 per cent on Tuesday. PTI