13.7K New Cases, 38 More Deaths; Positivity At 23.8%
Millennium Post Delhi|January 20, 2022
Daily tests increase after centre’s new directions

OUR CORRESPONDENT

NEW DELHI: As Covid testing showed signs of picking up pace once again, the Capital on Wednesday reported 13,785 fresh Covid-19 cases with the daily positivity rate rising slightly to 23.86 per cent even as 35 more deaths from the virus were added to the toll.

Delhi 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. THe city had reported 12,527 Covid cases and 24 deaths on Monday, while the positivity rate was 27.99 per cent.

A total of over 57,000 tests were conducted on Tuesday, slightly higher than those conducted on Monday. THe testing numbers have seen a significant dip since the Centre changed guidelines for Covid testing.

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