New Delhi, October 4: India has scaled up its testing capacity from one in January to more than 7.7 cr in October. With progressively falling positivity rate, testing has worked as an effective tool to limit the spread ofinfection, the Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare said on Sunday. In Delhi, the Air Quality Index (AQI) was at 207 in Wazirpur, at 226 in Jahangirpuri and at 221 in DTU area. All the three areas were in 'poor' category, according to Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) data. Keep an eye on this space for all the latest news and updates that take place throughout the day.
In Uttar Pradesh, another rape incident came to light from Algarh where a 4-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her relative in a village under limits of Khair police station. Police say, "The girl is admitted to a hospital and is stable. We have registered an FIR and will nab the accused soon."
The Indo-Tibetan Border Police on Sunday organised Yoga session at ITBP-run Sardar Patel COVID Care Centre and Hospital, Radha Soami Satsang Beas in Chhatarpur. More than 1200patients admitted here currently, 5500 patients discharged so far.
Karnataka Minister CT Ravi on Sunday tendered his resignation to CM BS Yediyurappa, from his post as the state's Culture and Tourism Minister, after he was appointed as national general secretary of BJP. He is visiting Delhi tomorrow.