Delhi records highest single day spike of 2877 coronavirus Positive cases

Delhi Coronavirus updates on June 18

New Delhi : The national capital Delhi reported highest single day spike of 2877 Covid-19 positive cases on Thursday. Also, 65 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours. The total number of positive cases stands at 49,979 including 21,341 recovered and 1969 deaths.

According Delhi state heath bulletin of COVID-19 : coronavirus positive cases stats as on Thursday

Today Cummulative
Total Positive Cases 2877 49979
Recovered/ Discharged/ Migrated 3884 21341
Deaths 65 1969
Active cases 26669

However, the Delhi Government commenced novel coronavirus testing through the rapid antigen methodology at 169 centers in and around containment zones of the city on Thursday.

A total 341 teams are involved in the rapid antigen testing which makes results available within 30 minutes.

The Chief Minister of UT Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal tweeted ” two important things happened today. COVID-19 testing rates in Delhi have reduced to 2,400 and rapid antigen testing has started. I hope people won’t face any problem in getting themselves tested now”

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