The 20-metre-tall structure, being set up to improve air quality in a radius of around 1 km, was supposed to be ready by June 15.
A 57 metric tonne (MT) cryogenic tank is being set up for storage along with an oxygen generation plant of 2.5 tonne per day capacity at Siraspur here, he said after visiting the upcoming facility.
Officials said that with the data on children who have lost one or both parents to COVID, the government will be able to effectively reach out to them with it is schemes.
Thirty-six more people succumbed to the disease in a day, pushing the death toll here to 24,627.
The Delhi government and the Centre also told the court that an additional of 40,000 vials of Covaxin have been provided to national capital on June 6 to tide over the current situation.
Only a few customers were seen in several markets as shopkeepers cleaned and sanitised their premises, hoping for more people to come during the day and the situation to improve in the coming weeks.
The number of cases has shown a downward trend of late. The positivity rate too has been shrinking in the last several days.
This was the first time that the daily death count had gone below the 50-mark since April 11 when the tally was 48.
Delhi to set up genome sequencing labs, pediatric task force to prepare for third Covid wave: Kejriwal
He said he held a six-hour meeting with officials and experts on Friday to prepare a comprehensive plan for a third wave of the coronavirus.
Prior infections, high seropositivity and partial vaccination are "insufficient impediments" to the spread of the Delta variant, found the scientists.
The plea by a Delhi resident has also sought speeding up of construction of all the hospitals, which are not yet completed, and to use the staff of Mohalla clinics, if they are not being operationalis
Justice Rekha Palli issued a notice to the Union ministries of home and health and the Delhi government seeking their response by August 20 on the plea filed by the families of some victims.
Panel formed to look into deaths due to shortage of O2; family to get Rs 5 lakh compensation: Manish Sisodia
During the second wave of coronavirus, there was an oxygen crisis and there were reports that the oxygen shortage led to deaths at some hospitals, Sisodia said in an online briefing.
Both of them had oxygen saturation level above 95 per cent and came to the hospital within three days of developing COVID-19 symptoms.
The fatality rate in the city stands at 1.69 per cent, while the case positivity rate is 1.25 per cent.