Delhi reports 490 fresh Covid cases, 3 deaths

New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Delhi on Wednesday reported rise in daily Covid cases in last 24 hours, at 490 against 400 reported on the previous day, while there were three Covid-related deaths, as per Delhi government health bulletin.
 
Delhi reports 490 fresh Covid cases, 3 deaths

New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Delhi on Wednesday reported rise in daily Covid cases in last 24 hours, at 490 against 400 reported on the previous day, while there were three Covid-related deaths, as per Delhi government health bulletin.

Meanwhile, the Covid positivity rate has also increased to 3.16 per cent, while the number of active cases stands at 1,966, out of which 1,380 patients being treated in home isolation.

With 481 patients recovering in the last 24 hours, the total number of recoveries has gone to 19,13,651.

Following the new cases, the total caseload has jumped to 19,41,905 while the death toll has reached 26,288.

The number of Covid containment zones stands at 253.

A total of 15,495 new tests -- 11,294 RT-PCR and 4,201 Rapid Antigen - were conducted in the last 24 hours, taking the total to 3,92,58,502 while 25,169 vaccines were administered - 2,318 first doses, 5,932 second doses, and 16,919 precaution doses.

The total number of cumulative beneficiaries vaccinated so far stands at 3,53,03,136, according to the health bulletin.

--IANS

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