Delhi reports 12306 new Covid-19 cases


Posted on 20 January 2022


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On Thursday, Delhi reported 12,306 new Covid-19 cases and 43 deaths, a reduction from the number of infections reported on Wednesday. The city's positivity rate now stands at 21.48 percent. Satyendar Jain, the Delhi Health Minister, said on Thursday that the peak of the third Covid-19 wave appears to have passed in the national capital, which saw a record single-day increase of 28,000 cases. He did caution, though, that the city is still in danger and that the trend must be monitored before limitations are eased.


Key Points


  • Delhi reported 12,306 new Covid-19 cases and 43 deaths on Thursday.

  • The city's positivity rate now stands at 21.48 percent.