Delhi records 231 fresh Covid-19 cases, 36 deaths; positivity rate dips to 0.36 pc

Death toll 24,627

Delhi records 231 fresh Covid-19 cases, 36 deaths; positivity rate dips to 0.36 pc

Passengers sit maintaining social distancing after Delhi Metro services resumed, at HUDA City Centre metro station in Gurugram on June 7, 2021. — PTI

New Delhi, June 7

The National Capital reported 231 new instances of the Covid-19 infection, the lowest since March 2, with the positivity rate dipping to 0.36 per cent, according to the health bulletin released on Monday.    

Thirty-six more people succumbed to the disease in a day, pushing the death toll here to 24,627.

On Sunday, Delhi had recorded 34 fatalities, the lowest in around two months,  and 381 cases with a positivity of 0.5 per cent.

On Saturday, the city had reported 60 fatalities and 414 new cases of Covid-19  with a positivity rate of 0.53 per cent. The day before, it had recorded 50 deaths  and 523 new cases with a positivity rate of 0.68 per cent. — PTI

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