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Delhi Positivity Rate At 8.3%, No Lockdown Needed, Says Government

NDTV | 05/01/2022 10:00 AM | Click to read full article

Delhi has recorded 5,481 new coronavirus cases and three deaths in a day, Health Minister Satyendar Jain said today, adding that weekend curfew is not a lockdown. 

The positivity rate - the number of people testing positive for every 100 tests - has surged from 6.46 to 8.3 percent in the capital. "The weekend curfew should not be treated as a lockdown," Satyendar Jain said.

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