Delhi recorded 5,664 new Covid-19 circumstances within the final 24 hours, making it the fifth consecutive day when the Capital registered over 5,000 every day circumstances. This sudden spike was first reported on October 28 with 5,673 new circumstances. On October 30, it broke all information registering the best single-day spike ever with 5,891 circumstances.The positivity fee, as revealed by the Delhi well being division, is 12.69 per cent — a lot increased than the nationwide positivity fee. Within the final 24 hours, 51 deaths have been recorded, which takes the toll of the Capital to six,562. The overall tally of Delhi is three,92,370.
The variety of containment zones has additionally gone up within the final 24 hours. On Saturday, there have been three,274 containment zones within the Capital. As on Sunday, there are three,359 containment zones.
The AAP-led Delhi authorities has already deliberate so as to add extra beds to its current capability in order that it might probably deal with as much as 12,000 circumstances every day. At current there are 15,775 beds in hospitals, 7,887 beds in devoted Covid-19 care centres and 527 beds in devoted Covid-19 well being centres.
Forward of Delhi authorities’s assembly with central officers on Monday to deal with the sudden spike within the variety of circumstances, Delhi has ready the infrastructure ramp-up plan.
“The deliberate escalation contains 1,558 extra beds in Delhi authorities hospitals, 1,092 extra beds in central authorities hospitals and a couple of,241 extra beds in personal hospitals. The anticipated enhancement of beds within the personal hospitals could be topic to the result of pending litigation within the Delhi excessive courtroom in addition to on want foundation,” stated the doc, which has been introduced to Delhi Catastrophe Administration Authority (DDMA) chairperson, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, and vice-chairperson and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal other than the knowledgeable committee led by Dr Paul.