Over 1k ICU beds added in Nov; 26% free in Capital

New Delhi, Nov. 25 -- Despite a marked increase in the number of intensive care unit beds for the Covid-19, 26% were available for patients on Monday evening, as per data on the government's Delhi Cor... Read More

At 109, Delhi records over 100 Covid-19 deaths for fifth consecutive day

New Delhi,, Nov. 25 -- Delhi registered over 100 Covid-19 deaths a day for the fifth consecutive day on Tuesday, with the national capital recording 109 deaths, taking the toll to 8,621, as per the da... Read More

Delhi adds 5,879 cases, third-highest one-day deaths

New Delhi,, Nov. 22 -- The city reported 5,879 new cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Friday, even as fewer tests were conducted on the day than usual, owing to Chhath Puja festivities. H... Read More

Centre asks states, UTs to ramp up Covid-19 testing

India, Nov. 21 -- The Centre has advised states and Union territories to ramp up testing as part of measures to keep the increase in Covid-19 cases in check. "With a continuous surge in daily cases i... Read More

42 pvt hospitals in Delhi asked to reserve 80% ICU beds amid spike

New Delhi, Nov. 21 -- The Delhi government has ordered 42 private hospitals to reserve 80% of their total intensive care unit (ICU) for high-dependence unit beds for the treatment of coronavirus disea... Read More

6,608 new Covid-19 cases in Delhi, positivity rate drops to 10.59%

India, Nov. 21 -- The city on Friday reported 6,608 new cases of coronavirus disease (Covid-19), recording fewer than 7,000 cases in a day while conducting the regular 60,000 daily tests for the first... Read More

Most Covid-19 deaths occur 10 days after hospitalisation: Delhi health minister

India, Nov. 20 -- Most Covid-19 patients in Delhi die 10 days after hospitalisation, said Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain on Friday. "There are some deaths that still happen within three days of... Read More

Delhi health minister ropes in Superman, Batman to fight Covid-19

India, Nov. 20 -- The Delhi government has brought in Batman, Superman, and Flash in their fight against coronavirus disease (Covid-19), with the health minister posting pictures of the superheroes in... Read More

Feluda test kit to be made available in 8 metro cities

New Delhi, Nov. 20 -- Feluda, the indigenously developed testing kit for coronavirus disease (Covid-19) based on the gene-editing technology Crispr will be rolled out across eight centres of Apollo ho... Read More

Covid-19: Delhi orders districts to double test centres as city adds 7,546 new cases

India, Nov. 20 -- The Delhi government on Thursday directed all districts to double the number of Covid-19 testing centres, as part of a move to scale up testing in the city on a day when the Capital ... Read More