Mumbai: Maharashtra reported 12,207 fresh coronavirus cases and 393 deaths, taking the caseload to 58,76,087 and death count to 1,03,748, the health department said. However, Thursday’s case count is slightly higher than what the state had been reporting over the last three days. The number of daily cases in the state had dipped to around 10,000 in the past few days. 11,449 patients were discharged from hospitals during the day, which pushed the recovery count to 56,08,753. The state’s recovery rate has improved to 95.45 per cent, while the fatality rate stands at 1.77 per cent. As many as 2,28,611 tests were conducted during the day, taking the overall test count to 3,73,56,704 in the state. There are 1,60,693 active cases in the state at present. The positivity rate in the state dipped at 2.6 per cent.
Mumbai added 655 fresh coronavirus cases and 22 deaths. With this, its tally increased to 7,13,495 and the death toll to 15,055. Mumbai division, which comprises the city and its satellite towns, reported 2,058 cases and 145 deaths in the last 24 hours, taking the caseload to 15,56,872, while the death count is 29,339. Nashik division reported 2,486 new cases, including 826 in Nashik city, 743 in Ahmednagar district, 667 in Nashik district.
Pune division reported 2,595 fresh cases, including 848 in Satara district, while Kolhapur division witnessed 3,731 cases, including 1050 in Kolhapur district and 893 in Sangli district. Aurangabad division reported 230 new cases, Latur division 369 cases, Akola division 435 cases and Nagpur division reported 303 cases.
According to the Cumulative Coverage Report of COVID-19 Vaccination by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), 2,01,99,896 people in the state have already received the first dose of the Covid vaccine and 50,66,556 people have received the second dose as of June 11.
(With inputs from PTI)