The national capital has been witnessing a sharp rise in the number of COVID-19 cases. On March 23, the daily tally crossed the 1,000 mark for the first time in 2021.
With increasing number of COVID-19 cases, the total number of containment zones in the national capital has touched the 1500 mark. Currently, Delhi has a total of 1,506 containment zones.
Out of these, 800 fresh containment zones were added in the last six days while 200 of these were added in the last two days i.e, Friday and Saturday (March 27 and 28), said the Health Department.