“For the first time, the number of RT-PCR tests in Delhi have exceeded the rapid antigen tests,” a spokesperson of the Home Ministry stated.
According to sources, the variety of real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain response (RT-PCR) tests in town surpassed the variety of speedy antigen tests on Friday.
A complete of 250 ventilators have been delivered to the DRDO hospital and are being put in.
The home-to-home survey, as directed by Shah, has began in Delhi and until Friday, 3,70,729 folks have been surveyed.
AIIMS has additionally began the method for recruitment of further 207 Junior Resident docs, the spokesperson stated.
The actions come in the wake of 12 choices taken at a excessive-stage assembly chaired by Shah on November 15 after Delhi noticed recent spike in Covid-19 circumstances.
The spurt in coronavirus circumstances in Delhi has been witnessed since October 28 when the day by day rise breached the 5,000-mark for the first time and it crossed the 8,000-mark on November 11.
Delhi recorded 5,879 recent Covid-19 circumstances on Saturday and a positivity price of 12.90 per cent, whereas 111 more fatalities pushed the dying toll to eight,270.
The rising coronavirus circumstances in Delhi have been attributed to the festive season, non-compliance of the Covid-19 security behaviour and rising air pollution in town.
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