Maharashtra, Mumbai, Thane Coronavirus Live Updates: Pune district reported 3,017 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours taking its total tally to 90,393. The death toll in the district reached 2,041 with 49 persons succumbing to the infection on Sunday. Of the total cases, 1,762 were reported from areas within the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) limits, where the tally has grown to 57,523.
With the addition of 9,509 cases, Maharashtra’s COVID-19 tally reached 4,41,228 on Sunday, a state health department official said. With 260 people succumbing to the infection during the day, the number of victims went up to 15,576, he said.
A total of 9,926 patients were discharged in the day, taking the count of the recovered cases in the state to 2,76,809, the official said. Maharashtra now has 1,48,537 active cases, news agency PTI reported. Mumbai city reported 1,105 fresh cases, taking its tally to 1,16,436, while the number of cases in the metropolitan areas rose by 2,376 to 2,46,154.
Mumbai’s total death toll now stands at 6,447, while the same mounted to 9,887 in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR), the official added. (PTI)