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Delhi recorded its first coronavirus case on March 1. It took nearly 42 days May 11 — for the city to breach the 1,000-mark while on May 18, Delhi’s coronavirus tally crossed the 10,000-mark. Also Read - International Flights: Air India Announces Weekly Flights From Delhi to Kathmandu | Check Schedule Here
However, in June, the capital city recorded 66,526 fresh coronavirus cases.
The current coronavirus count of the city stands at 87,360, which is highest among cities in the country.
Among the states and Union Territories, Delhi has the highest number of cases after Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu. It has 26,270 active cases, while the death toll stands at 2,742.