Delhi News: Delhi on Thursday recorded zero death due to Covid-19 and 40 fresh cases with a positivity rate of 0.08 per cent, according to data shared by the city health department. The number of cumulative cases rose to 14,40,270. Over 14.14 lakh patients have recovered from the infection.
The death toll due to the coronavirus,cricket betting legal countries infection in Delhi stood at 25,091. The national capital has not reported any death due to Covid-19 so far this month. It reported four Covid-19 deaths in October and five in September.
A thick layer of smog partially blotted out the sun on Chhath Puja and smudged landmarks from view as the air quality in Delhi-NCR slipped back into the severe zone with unfavourable meteorological conditions aiding accumulation of pollutants. Green think tank Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) said the ongoing smog episode is a public health emergency. Delhi recorded the 24-hourly air quality index (AQI) at 411. Most of the 39 air quality monitoring stations in the national capital recorded air pollution levels in the severe category.,volleyball history questions
Meanwhile, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia has urged the Centre to postpone the National Achievement Survey (NAS) scheduled to be held on Friday. The NAS is a countrywide test aimed at assessing learning loss among school students due to disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, through which the Ministry of Education expects to cover 38 lakh students in nearly 1.23 lakh schools in 733 districts across 36 states and Union Territories in government, government-aided and private schools. The survey will cover students of classes 3, 5, 8 and 10.
In his tweet, Sisodia had attached a news report from basketball drills before a game on the conduct of NAS being hobbled by realities of delayed school re-openings and natural calamities.