Delhi Well being Minister Satyendar Jain on Saturday mentioned that there are enough variety of covid beds out there within the hospitals of nationwide capital for covid sufferers. Jain added that the hospital covid beds occupancy is round 20% now.
“We’re monitoring this, if occupancy will increase, we’ll enhance the variety of beds,” the minister mentioned.
Jain additional added, “There have been fewer instances earlier but it surely has elevated now. So now we have elevated the variety of testings and conducting 85,000-90,000 exams each day, which is greater than 5% of the nationwide common. We’re additionally doing contact tracing & isolation,”
Delhi on Friday reported 1,534 new COVID-19 instances, 971 recoveries, and 9 deaths.
The whole instances surged to six,54,276 together with 6,051 lively instances and 6,37,238 whole recoveries. Nonetheless, the demise toll touched 10,987 together with the brand new deaths.
Delhi Catastrophe Administration Authority (DDMA) mentioned that amid rising COVID-19 instances within the NCT of Delhi, public celebrations for upcoming festivals similar to Holi, Navratri and gatherings generally, shouldn’t be allowed.
The DDMA additionally mentioned random testing (Fast Antigen Take a look at/RT-PCR) of passengers coming from different states the place COVID-19 instances are growing ought to be finished all airports, railway stations, inter-state bust terminals, and different alighting factors (for personal buses).