Maharashtra yesterday registered 15,169 new Corona virus cases and 285 fresh deaths in a span of 24 hours, the State Health Department said. With the addition of fresh infections, the state’s caseload rose to 57,76,184 while the fatality count increased to 96,751.
As many as 29,270 COVID-19 patients were discharged from hospitals during the day, pushing the number of recovered cases to 54,60,589, a statement from the department said. The state now has 2,16,016 active cases, it said. Mumbai city reported 925 new cases and 31 deaths, taking the infection tally to 7,08,007 and the death toll to 14,938.