New Delhi: The Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal held a press convention on Sunday and mentioned that after implementing the lockdown from April 26th, circumstances within the nationwide capital have lowered and the positivity price of the town got here down from 35 per cent to 26 per cent.
Kejriwal mentioned that the govt. utilized the lockdown interval to enhance medical infrastructure and geared toward rising the variety of beds. The Delhi govt in collaboration with the central govt is making an attempt to beat the oxygen scarcity which the capital was dealing with for the previous couple of weeks.
Kejriwal reiterated the problem of vaccine scarcity within the metropolis and appealed to the centre to offer an enough quantity of vaccines.
The Delhi Chief Minister mentioned that although the circumstances have lowered, the brutal Covid wave is disastrous, subsequently Delhi will proceed to be below lockdown until 17th May, 5 am.
Kejriwal mentioned that this lockdown will likely be stricter and Delhi Metro will likely be shut.
Delhi recorded 332 extra covid-19 deaths and 17,364 new infections at present. This is the fifth time within the final six days that the variety of new covid-19 circumstances remained under 20,000.
The an infection tally rose to 13,10,231, out of which over 12.03 lakh have recovered. The positivity price stood at 23.34%.
The dying toll rose 19,021, whereas there are 87,907 energetic circumstances, the bulletin mentioned.