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Nearly 29% of Delhi has antibodies against Covid-19, says new sero-survey

The sero-prevalence found in North East district was 29 per cent, South district 27 per cent, South East 33 per cent and New Delhi 24 per cent

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Sero-prevalence of antibodies found in males was 28.3 per cent, and in females 32.2 per cent in the latest survey

Press Trust of India New Delhi
Antibodies against Covid-19 infection have been found in 29.1 per cent of people in the latest sero-prevalence survey in the national capital, Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said on Thursday.

Interacting with reporters, he said, 15,000 representative samples were taken in the August 1-7 survey from 11 districts here, and the next exercise will begin from September 1.

The sero-prevalence found in North East district was 29 per cent, South district 27 per cent, South East 33 per cent and New Delhi 24 per cent, Jain said.

There has been an increaseof 6 per cent to 50 per cent in

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First Published: Aug 20 2020 | 1:11 PM IST

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