Covid LIVE: 28,867 new cases in Delhi; NEET-UG counselling from Jan 19
A health official takes swab sample of a person on a street for COVID-19 test, amid concern over rising Omicron cases, in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)
New daily infections increased by 27 per cent since Wednesday and the positivity rate—the percentage of Covid-19 tests that result in positive cases—has increased from 11.5 per cent to 13 per cent.
The Australian Open draw has been postponed until further notice, organisers said on Thursday, amid uncertainty over Novak Djokovic’s participation in the tournament.
The draw was to start at 3 p.m. local time (0400 GMT), but after a short delay, a tournament staffer told reporters outsde the media conference room it would not go ahead..