Delhi has extended lockdown by another week to check Covid spread, says Arvind Kejriwal

New Delhi:

Lockdown has been prolonged in Delhi for one more week, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has stated, pointing to the Covid numbers which whereas on decline, is but to achieve beneath 5 per cent positivity price.

“We’ve been witnessing good restoration following the lockdown. Coronavirus circumstances have been on a decline,”Mr KEjriwal advised reporters at this time. “We do not need to lose the achieve that we’ve got made in the previous couple of days. We’re extending the lockdown for yet one more week. As a substitute of tomorrow, lockdown is prolonged until subsequent Monday, 5 am in Delhi,” he added.

Delhi had recorded 8,506 coronavirus circumstances on Friday, the every day rely dipping to beneath the 10,000-mark once more after a month, with medical consultants attributing the lockdown as the primary issue behind the dip amid the second wave.

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