The recovery of 8,834 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,40,69,608.
Sidhu's counterstroke is a response to Kejriwal's support to the protest of contractual teachers in Punjab's Mohali, last week. The teachers were staging their protest for several days at a water tank near Sohana gurdwara.
The security forces, in a press statement released aftermath of the incident, stated that the operation was carried out based on 'credible intelligence'.
According to another agency report, with the new case detected in Delhi, the total number of Omicron cases has reached five in India.