332 deaths over 17K cases positivity rate remains below 25 for 3rd straight day
| Sunday | 9th May, 2021
New Delhi: Delhi recorded 332 more COVID-19 fatalities and 17,364 new infections on Saturday, while the positivity rate remained below 25 per cent for the third consecutive day, the Health Department said.
This is the fifth time in the last six days that the number of new cases remained below 20,000.
The case positivity rate was 23.34 per cent, the lowest since April 16, when it was 19.7 per cent, according to government data.
On April 22, a positivity rate of 36.2 per cent, the highest so far, was recorded.
This is the highest number of people vaccinated in a day so far, said Ashish Kundra, officer on special duty (health).
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