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- Delhi Coronavirus Sero survey Results News Updates; 29.1 Percent Have Antibodies
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- Antibodies were found in 23.48% of people in the last sero survey in Delhi.
- Health Minister Satyendra Jain said- The next sero survey will be done from September 1
Antibodies have been found in 29.1% of people in a second survey conducted in Delhi. Delhi has a population of about 2 crores. Out of these 15 thousand samples were taken. Antibodies were found in 23.48% of people in the last sero survey conducted here. Health Minister Satyendra Jain said that in the second sero survey, antibodies were found in 28.3% of men and 32.2% of women.
Antibodies have been found in 29% in North-East Delhi, 27% in South, 33% in South-East, while 24% in New Delhi. The third sero survey in 11 districts of Delhi will be done from September 1. The first survey here was conducted between 27 June and 10 July. More than 21 thousand people were tested in it. Antibodies to corona virus were found in 23.48% of these people.
What is sero survey?
Serological survey is done to find out how much infection has spread in a population. This is called sero survey. It examines the presence of corona virus antibodies in people's blood.
What is an antibody?
When the virus enters the body, the body makes some proteins to eliminate the virus. These are called antibodies. They are shaped like Y.
What does it mean to get antibodies?
Patients whose antibodies are found in the body are either corona infected or have recovered. Among them, there are many people who are not even aware of getting infected. Actually, there are no symptoms in them. Such infectives are called asymptomatic. Patients in whom symptoms are seen are called symptomatics.
Corona situation in Delhi is under control
In the capital on Wednesday, 1374 Corona reports came back positive. More than 1.56 lakh cases have been reported. Of these, over 1.40 lakh have been cured, while there are about 11 Hazar active cases. There were 289 Hajar 329 active cases on 27th of June, but this figure was reduced due to subsequent efforts. On average, 11 people are getting infected on every 100 people examined here.
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