Covid-19 Update: Delhi records 36 new cases, one death

With the new infections, the total covid-19 case tally has increased to 14,40,424 and the new fatality has taken the death toll to 25,094. Delhi's covid infection rate stands at 0.07 per cent, and the death rate at 1.74 per cent.

National capital Delhi on Sunday recorded 36 new covid-19 cases and one new death, according to the latest update by the  Delhi Health Department.

With the new infections, the total covid-19 case tally has increased to 14,40,424 and the new fatality has taken the death toll to 25,094.

Delhi's covid infection rate stands at 0.07 per cent, and the death rate at 1.74 per cent.

A marginal growth was registered in the number of active cases which stands at 349, while the recovery of 47 patients in the last 24 hours
has taken the tally of total recovered to 14,14,981 so far, the health bulletin said.

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A total of 158 Covid patients are being treated in home isolation at present.

Meanwhile, a total of 54,161 new tests -- 44,843 RT-PCR and 9,318 Rapid Antigen - were conducted in the last 24 hours, taking the total number to 3,00,84,879 so far.

The number of containment zones has jumped to 125 in the city.

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Out of 1,13,420 vaccines administered in the last 24 hours, 38,043 were first doses and 75,377 second doses. The total number of cumulative beneficiaries vaccinated so far stands at 2,12,39,154, according to the health bulletin.