The national capital has reported 496 fresh Covid-19 cases in a day, the highest since June 4, with the positivity rate rising to 0.89 percent along with one fatality due to the infection, according to data shared by the health department here on Tuesday.
On June 4, Delhi recorded 523 fresh Covid-19 cases and 50 fatalities, while the positivity rate stood at 0.68 percent, official figures stated. Delhi on Monday recorded 331 fresh Covid-19 cases, the highest single-day rise since June 9, and one died while the positivity rate mounted to 0.68 percent, according to the data.
On Tuesday, cases rose to 496 while the positivity rate went up to 0.89 percent. The death toll due to the coronavirus infection in Delhi rose to 25,107, it said. The cumulative case tally rose to 14,44,179. On Sunday, Delhi recorded 290 cases with a positivity rate of 0.55 percent and one fatality, according to official figures. On Saturday and on Friday, the daily case counts were 249 and 180 respectively.