India, April 5 -- Delhi on Wednesday saw slightly lesser daily Covid-19 cases as compared to a day before in the last 24 hours with 509 fresh infections. On Tuesday, the national capital reported 521 cases. According to the data released by the Delhi health department, the positivity rate currently stands at 26.54 percent with 1,795 active cases.

The national capital saw a total of 424 recoveries in the last 24 hours. The recovery rate stands at 26.54 percent.

A total of 1,670 tests for coronavirus were conducted in the last 24 hours, the bulletin said.

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