New Delhi: Delhi records 46 COVID-19 deaths on Saturday alone.
According to the Health Department’s report, the national capital reported 46 COVID-19 deaths on Saturday, the highest in over 70 days, taking the number of deaths to 5,193, while 3,372 fresh cases pushed the infection tally to 2,67,822, authorities said.
This is the highest number of deaths reported in a day since July 16.
As per the recent bulletin from the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Delhi reported 3,827 new cases on Friday, 3,834 on Thursday, 3,714 on Wednesday and 3,816 on Tuesday.
As many as 57,688 tests were conducted to detect COVID-19 infection on Friday, of which 9,968 were RTPCR/CBNAAT/TrueNat tests and 47,720 were rapid antigen tests, the latest health bulletin said.
In addition to this, the bulletin said that of the total cases reported in Delhi so far, 2,32,912 have either recovered, been discharged or migrated out.