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Covid cases plateauing in parts but keep guard up: Health Ministry

In metros such as Delhi and Mumbai, the positivity rate has been declining over the last week

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Ruchika Chitravanshi Shine Jacob & Vinay Umarji  |  New Delhi/Chennai/Ahmedabad 

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India’s Covid trajectory in the ongoing surge seems to be on a declining trend but the high positivity rate means that the wave is yet to turn a corner, experts say. Countrywide cases have been below the 300,000-mark for the past three days and below the peak level of 414,000-plus daily reported cases during the second wave, but the daily positivity touched 19.59 per cent on Thursday.

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First Published: Thu, January 27 2022. 22:53 IST
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