Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday mentioned that the Covid-19 state of affairs within the nationwide capital is below management and deaths as a result of illness have lowered.
“The Covid state of affairs is below management in Delhi, all parameters are good, restoration fee bettering and positivity ratio and deaths have lowered,” he was quoted as saying by information company PTI following the inauguration of a 200-bed hospital in Ambedkar Nagar.
The CM mentioned that the beds on the hospital might be used for the therapy of Covid-19 sufferers. On the identical time, he expressed the hope that they might stay unoccupied.
“I hope these 200 beds stay unoccupied… we by no means get to a state of affairs the place we now have to make use of these beds.”
Nevertheless, if the state of affairs turns dangerous once more, his authorities is absolutely ready to take care of it, Kejrriwal added.
Delhi’s well being minister Satyendar Jain corroborated the chief minister’s assertion on the Covid-19 state of affairs within the metropolis and refuted reviews that the variety of coronavirus infections are on the rise.
He mentioned that the rationale for constructive circumstances exhibiting a rise is as a result of many individuals from exterior Delhi have been getting examined right here.
“There are reviews that Covid-19 circumstances are rising in Delhi. The explanation for that is that many individuals from exterior Delhi are getting their assessments completed right here. Therefore, counting of constructive circumstances is rising right here. In any other case, the development of Covid-19 circumstances in Delhi is lowering,” Jain instructed information company ANI on Sunday.
Delhi’s complete rely of Covid-19 circumstances now stands at 1,44,127. On Saturday, 1,404 new infections 16 deaths and 1,130 recoveries have been reported. General, there at the moment are 10,667 lively circumstances and the demise toll stands at 4.098.
(With inputs from companies)