Covid Surge: 59% Delhi Residents In Favour Of three-Week Lockdown – Survey

New Delhi: The nationwide capital has reported as many as 17,282 and 104 deaths on Wednesday. Within the final 30 days, Delhi alone has seen a 4200% improve in its each day caseload although only a month in the past the instances have been in a couple of hundred.

The positivity charge is at the moment at 15.92%, with 767438 constructive instances, which is the best ever within the state. Notably, 91.92% of ventilator beds are at the moment occupied, with solely 99 beds now obtainable from the overall 1226 beds.

Delhi Curfew News: CM Kejriwal Pronounces Weekend Curfew To Break The Chain

In line with a survey asking whether or not they have been in favour of a three-week lockdown which was performed by LocalCircles, 59% of the responses acquired stated ‘Sure’ whereas 36% of residents stated “No” and 5% couldn’t say. The query within the survey acquired 8,211 responses residing in 11 districts of Delhi. It was talked about that important companies ought to proceed so that individuals face no points to run their households. 

Delhi Weekend Curfew: What’s Open And What Will Stay Shut? 

This response modified inside a month when an identical survey was performed in March and solely 16% have been favour of a lockdown. 

In the meantime, in response to sources, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal will maintain a press convention at 1 pm on Thursday and can seemingly announce a weekend shutdown.

Delhi might go beneath a weekend curfew with stricter pointers as Delhi’s positivity charge has additionally spiked to fifteen.92 %, a pointy rise from 13.14 % on Tuesday.

With a pointy rise in deaths because of the newest surge in Covid-19, crematoriums and burial grounds within the metropolis are struggling to handle assets. On Wednesday, well being minister Satyendar Jain stated that the Covid-19 instances are rising very quickly each single day and “there is no slow down” within the unfold of the pandemic within the nationwide capital.

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