New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) The Health Department put the number of Covid-19 cases in Delhi at 7,233 on Monday afternoon. Of this, 5,031 cases are active and the death toll remained at 73.
On Sunday, 310 new cases and 60 recoveries were reported in Delhi. “As many as 2,129 coronavirus patients have recovered,” the Health Department said.
Of the 73 deaths, 61 also had other serious diseases, and only 13 were below 50 years of age. So far, 97,678 tests have been conducted.
The number of containment zones have dropped to 83 in the national capital.
As per the new guidelines, people having mild or no symptoms are allowed to stay at home in isolation. At present, 981 people are in home isolation.
In Delhi, 12 Covid Care Centres are housing 1,318 patients, 3 Covid-19 Health Centres 242 and 10 Covid-19 hospitals 1,623 patients.
The hospitals included the central government as well as private hospitals.