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Delhi may have hit Covid-19 peak, daily cases declining: AIIMS director

He also said cases are increasing in certain states and they will reach a peak later, but there is not much evidence of community transmission of Covid-19 at the national level

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The Health ministry has reiterated on several occasions that there is no community transmission of Covid-19 in the country.

Press Trust of India New Delhi
Delhi seems to have hit the Covid-19 peak with the number of daily cases declining significantly, AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria said on Monday, but cautioned against any lowering of guard.

He also said cases are increasing in certain states and they will reach a peak later, but there is not much evidence of community transmission of Covid-19 at the national level.

"However, there are hotspots even in cities where there is a spike of cases, and it is likely that local transmission is happening in those areas that is why containment zones need aggressive action," he said.

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First Published: Jul 20 2020 | 9:03 PM IST

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