Maharashtra reports 2,229 new Covid-19 cases, 339 test positive in Mumbai Mumbai News – Times of India

Mumbai: Maharashtra 2,229 fresh were recorded on Thursday coronavirus The state health department said cases, a drop of about 350, and four more deaths linked to the infection, are fewer than the 10 deaths reported a day earlier.
With these additions, the state’s overall COVID-19 The department said in a bulletin that the tally rose to 80,12,452, while the toll rose to 1,48,005.
On Wednesday, the state had recorded 2,575 cases and 10 coronavirus-linked fatalities.
Mumbai recorded 339 fresh cases and two deaths. The bulletin said that the areas under Pimpri-Chinchwad and Solapur municipal corporations recorded one death each.
The state’s coronavirus mortality rate stood at 1.84 per cent, while the recovery rate was 97.95 per cent, it said. The department said that 2,594 patients recovered from the coronavirus infection in the last 24 hours, taking their cumulative count to 78,47,894 and leaving the state with 16,553 active cases.
The department said 38,366 swab samples were tested in the last 24 hours, taking the number of tests conducted so far in the state to 8,25,20,174.
The Covid-19 count in Nashik district rose to 4,78,072 with 88 new patients in a day, health department officials said. He said that since there were no fresh deaths from the respiratory disease, the toll remained unchanged at 8,901. Officials said that so far 4,68,522 patients have recovered from the infection, of whom 56 have been cured in the last 24 hours.
He said that the number of patients undergoing treatment in North Maharashtra district was 649.
Maharashtra’s coronavirus figures are as follows: Total cases 80,12,452; fresh cases 2,229; death toll 1,48,005; recoveries 78,47,894; Active cases: 16,553; Total test 8,25,20,174.