Mumbai: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Monday that the COVID-19 death toll in the national capital has flattened after falling 44 per cent in June. He said that this figure needs to go down to zero.
“Delhi flattens the death curve, COVID deaths down 44 per cent in June. Personally, this has been my most important mission from the beginning of the pandemic. We will not get complacent even now. This figure needs to come down to ZERO,” said the Chief Minister in a tweet on Monday morning.
"Delhi flattens the death curve, Covid deaths down 44% in June"
Personally, this has been my most important mission from the beginning of the pandemic.
We will not get complacent even now, this figure needs to come down to ZERO. pic.twitter.com/i4mfB7DBBq
— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) July 27, 2020
India’s COVID tally on Monday crossed 14 lakh mark with the highest single-day spike of 49,931 cases, and 708 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
The total COVID-19 cases stand at 14,35,453, including 4,85,114 active cases, 9,17,568 cured/discharged/migrated cases and 32,771 deaths, it added.