Kejriwal further said 82% of the people who have lost their lives were above the age of 50 and the government seeing more deaths among elderly people.
We have analysed that 82% of the people who have lost their lives were above the age of 50. We are seeing that there are more deaths among elderly people: Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi Chief Minister #COVID19pic.twitter.com/5QamWZ68GY
The Delhi Chief Minister further said his government is arranging more special trains for the migrant workers. He appealed the migrants not to travel on foot as it was not safe. He said Delhi government is taking their responsibility as the government here to take care of them.
Meanwhile, the national capital recorded five more deaths due to the deadly infection in last 24 hours, with 381 fresh cases, the government said.
Between midnight of May 8 and midnight of May 9, five fresh fatalities were reported, taking the death toll to 73, the government said in its health bulletin.
With the fresh cases, the virus tally in the national capital has climbed to 6,923.