So far, around 39 lakh Covid-19 vaccines have been administered in the national capital, according to government data.
'Our health minister Satyendra Jain lost his father today to COVID,' Arvind Kejriwal said, terming it 'very very sad'.
The Delhi government is taking the help of the voters' list to ascertain the number of eligible beneficiaries.
Satyendar Jain said that the manufacturers are yet to provide a schedule of vaccine supply to the Delhi government.
In areas where two or more cases are being reported, the government shall form micro-containment zones to tackle the fourth wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in Delhi
In the last two weeks, the positivity rate in Delhi has mounted from just below one per cent to 4.48 per cent.
Arvind Kejriwal will deliberate on preparing an action plan to fight the pandemic.
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain dismissed any possibility of imposing another lockdown in Delhi, saying it was not a solution to check the spread of coronavirus that is again surging rapidly.
Satyendar Jain said the earlier lockdown was imposed because nobody knew how the virus propagates.
At 62.18 per cent, Southwest Delhi district reported the maximum seroprevalence, while North Delhi recorded the lowest at 49.09 per cent, Satyendar Jain said.
On Tuesday, 26 cases of adverse incidents following immunisation, were reported, including two severe ones. One of them had to be hospitalised.
Jain noted a similar trend across the country where around 50 per cent of those registered got the job on the first day of vaccine rollout.
Satyendra Jain said the Delhi government has already requested the Centre to provide Covid vaccines free of cost.
Delhi CM appealed to the Centre to step forward and save lives amidst the century's biggest pandemic.
Jain on Saturday had tweeted that the positivity rate had been below one per cent for the past 11 days
Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain tweeted that the positivity rate has been below 1% for the past 11 days.
The Delhi government is well-prepared to receive, store and administer Covid-19 vaccines to 51 lakh persons as part of the first phase of the vaccination drive, CM Arvind Kejriwal said
All passengers arriving from the UK are being tested for Covid-19 at the Delhi airport, Health Minister Satyendar Jain said
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th Session of the U.N. General Assembly at United Nations headquarters in New York.Photo by AP/PTI
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.PTI Photo
India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th Session of the U.N. General Assembly at United Nations headquarters in New York.Eduardo Munoz /Pool Photo via AP
Paramilitary jawans conduct a route march for Bhabanipur Assembly by-election, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi meet Governor of Punjab Banwarilal Purohit ahead of the oath taking ceremony for the Punjab Cabinet expansion, in ChandigarhPTI Photo
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