Coronavirus In Delhi

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Delhi reports 1,083 fresh COVID-19 cases, one death
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Delhi reports 1,083 fresh COVID-19 cases, one death

A total of 25,177 Covid tests were conducted in Delhi a day ago

Omicron: New mutant detected in COVID-19 patients in Delhi
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Omicron: New mutant detected in COVID-19 patients in Delhi

This mutant has also been identified in the US and appears more transmissible than Omicron BA.2 but scientists are yet to ascertain its epidemiological implications

COVID-19: Possibility of new variants of Omicron in Delhi, say experts
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COVID-19: Possibility of new variants of Omicron in Delhi, say experts

Delhi on Wednesday reported 1,009 fresh cases, the highest since 10 February, while the positivity rate is 5.70 per cent

Delhi reports 632 new COVID cases, positivity rate touches 4.42% in last 24 hours
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Delhi reports 632 new COVID cases, positivity rate touches 4.42% in last 24 hours

Delhi's COVID-19 positivity rate on Monday stood at 7.72 percent as the city recorded 501 fresh cases

COVID-19: Delhi logs 4,004 new cases, 25 deaths; positivity rate down by 1% from yesterday
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COVID-19: Delhi logs 4,004 new cases, 25 deaths; positivity rate down by 1% from yesterday

Delhi on Thursday reported 4,291 cases and 34 deaths. Daily cases in the capital have been on the decline after touching the record high of 28,867 fresh infections on 13 January

Delhi: DDMA lifts weekend curfew; theatres, restaurants to operate at 50% capacity
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Delhi: DDMA lifts weekend curfew; theatres, restaurants to operate at 50% capacity

According to sources, Cinema halls, bars and restaurants can also operate at 50 per cent capacity. Sources added that Delhi government offices will also operate with 50 per cent capacity

Coronavirus: Delhi reports 13,785 fresh cases, 35 deaths; positivity rate at 23.86%
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Coronavirus: Delhi reports 13,785 fresh cases, 35 deaths; positivity rate at 23.86%

The National Capital had logged 11,684 Covid cases and 38 deaths due to the disease on Tuesday, while the positivity rate had declined to 22.47 per cent

Over 60% of Omicron-infected people in Delhi without travel history, says study
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Over 60% of Omicron-infected people in Delhi without travel history, says study

Among the 82 cases, 46.3 percent belonged to a total of 14 families and out of these, only four families had documented travel history

Delhi: Nine-fold rise in COVID-19 cases from first to 14 Jan, two-fold rise in patients requiring ventilator support
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Delhi: Nine-fold rise in COVID-19 cases from first to 14 Jan, two-fold rise in patients requiring ventilator support

On 1 January, the hospital occupancy was 247, out of which five patients were on ventilator support (2.02 percent), while on 14 January, the hospital bed occupancy was 2,529, out of which 99 patients (3.91 percent) were on ventilator

Delhi has reached its peak in COVID-19 infections, says health minister Satyendra Jain
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Delhi has reached its peak in COVID-19 infections, says health minister Satyendra Jain

Jain said Delhi is expected to record around 20,000 cases on Saturday, less than Friday's figure of 24,383. The government will consider easing restrictions when cases drop to 15,000, he added

Delhi reports 27,561 new COVID cases; issues fresh order on e-passes for weekend curfew, night curfew
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Delhi reports 27,561 new COVID cases; issues fresh order on e-passes for weekend curfew, night curfew

The deaths recorded are the highest since June 10 last year, when the national capital recorded 44 fatalities. According to the data, the positivity rate is the highest since May 4, when it was at 26.7 percent

Delhi to offer online yoga classes for COVID-19 patients in home isolation from tomorrow
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Delhi to offer online yoga classes for COVID-19 patients in home isolation from tomorrow

The Arvind Kejriwal-led government has made arrangements for classes for up to 40,000 patients in quarantine

After curbs on restaurants, now Delhi orders WFH for private offices; Kejriwal rules out lockdown
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After curbs on restaurants, now Delhi orders WFH for private offices; Kejriwal rules out lockdown

The new measures come after the National Capital logged 17 more deaths due to COVID-19 and 19,166 infections in a day

As COVID-19 cases surge, Delhi prohibits dine-in service at restaurants but allows take-aways
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As COVID-19 cases surge, Delhi prohibits dine-in service at restaurants but allows take-aways

The National Capital has been seeing a high number of daily coronavirus – 22,751 single-day infections were reported on Sunday with a positivity rate of 23.5 percent

Nearly 3,100 new cases in Delhi likely today but no need for panic, says Arvind Kejriwal
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Nearly 3,100 new cases in Delhi likely today but no need for panic, says Arvind Kejriwal

The chief minister urged Delhiites not to panic as the present COVID-19 cases in the national capital is 'very mild' in comparison to the Delta variant during the second wave during April-May 2021

Delhi's coronavirus cases jump 38% in one day, highest spike in over six months
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Delhi's coronavirus cases jump 38% in one day, highest spike in over six months

According to the health ministry, 422 cases of Omicron variant have been reported in the country so far of which Maharashtra tops the list with 108 confirmed cases followed by Delhi (79 cases) and Gujarat (43 cases)

Delhi Unlock updates: Markets wear deserted look; many shops stay closed despite relaxations
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Delhi Unlock updates: Markets wear deserted look; many shops stay closed despite relaxations

Only a few customers were seen in several markets as shopkeepers cleaned and sanitised their premises after the relaxations took effect

Delhi court grants bail to Navneet Kalra in oxygen concentrator black marketing case
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Delhi court grants bail to Navneet Kalra in oxygen concentrator black marketing case

During a recent raid amid the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, 524 oxygen concentrators were recovered from Khan Chacha, Town Hall and Nege & Ju restaurants owned by Kalra in the National Capital

Delhi HC asks govt to consider granting ex-gratia, jobs to kin of judicial officers who died due to COVID
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Delhi HC asks govt to consider granting ex-gratia, jobs to kin of judicial officers who died due to COVID

The court said, we hope and expect the Delhi government to approach the matter with adequate empathy and sensitivity considering the fact that judicial officers have been recognised frontline workers by the Delhi government itself

Excessive centralisation, lack of social support: A volunteer recounts Delhi govt's bungled COVID-19 response
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Excessive centralisation, lack of social support: A volunteer recounts Delhi govt's bungled COVID-19 response

The Delhi government kept its coronavirus response approach centralised, unlike a ward-level decentralised approach seen in other cities such as Mumbai and Bangalore