Delhi reports highest single-day spike with 19,486 new COVID-19 cases
The last single-day spike in deaths from COVID-19 complications was reported in Delhi on November 19, when 131 coronavirus patients had succumbed to the disease.
April 17, 2021 / 07:33 AM IST
Patients suffering from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) get treatment at the casualty ward in Lok Nayak Jai Prakash (LNJP) hospital, amidst the spread of the disease in New Delhi, India April 15, 2021. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui - RC2AWM96GYK8
Delhi added 19,486 fresh coronavirus infections on April 16 -- the highest single-day spike the National Capital has recorded since the outbreak of the pandemic.
Delhi also reported 141 COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, logging its highest single-day spike in coronavirus cases and deaths till date.