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Delhi record highest single-day spike of 8,583 cases, tally over 364,000

Delhi recorded 4,853 fresh COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, the highest single-day spike here till date, as the infection tally in the city mounted to over 3.64 lakh, authorities said.

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Delhi | Coronavirus

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

A passenger wearing a face mask travels in a metro train on Blue line. Photo: PTI
A passenger wearing a face mask travels in a metro train on Blue line. Photo: PTI

recorded 4,853 fresh COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, the highest single-day spike here till date, as the infection tally in the city mounted to over 3.64 lakh, authorities said.

The previous highest single-day spike of 4,473 cases was recorded on September 16.

Forty-four new fatalities pushed the death toll in the capital to 6,356, according to the latest bulletin issued by the health department.

The 4,853 fresh cases came out of the 57,210 tests conducted the previous day.

The active cases tally on Tuesday rose to 27,873 from 25,786 the previous day, as per the bulletin.

The bulletin said that the total number of cases has climbed to 3,64,341.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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First Published: Tue, October 27 2020. 22:02 IST
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