The death toll remained unchanged at 19,559, while the recovery count rose by 36 to touch 10,38,356, leaving the metropolis with 270 active cases
A woman is being administered COVID vaccine at BYL Nair Hospital, Mumbai Central on Tuesday. Pic/Ashish Raje
Mumbai on Tuesday reported 56 COVID-19 cases, which is a three-fold rise from the addition to the tally a day earlier, taking the infection count here 10,58,185, a civic official said.
The number of cases added to the tally on Monday stood at 18, he said, adding that the cases detected in a day had gone over the 50-mark for the first time since March 28.
The death toll remained unchanged at 19,559, while the recovery count rose by 36 to touch 10,38,356, leaving the metropolis with 270 active cases, he said.
With 10,802 samples being examined in the past 24 hours, the number of tests in Mumbai has gone up to 1,66,68,193, as per Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation data.
It also showed the recovery rate was 98 per cent, the positivity rate stood at 0.005 per cent, while the caseload doubling time was 19,722 days. The case growth rate between March 29 and April 4 was 0.004 per cent, it added.
The civic data also showed that all 56 cases detected during the day were asymptomatic, and only 16 of the 26,151 hospital beds earmarked for COVID-19 treatment were currently occupied.
Meanwhile, Maharashtra on Tuesday recorded 136 COVID cases and four deaths. The number of active cases in the state is now 870.
The case tally in Maharashtra stands at 78,74,582, while the toll is 1,47,793. Around 128 patients were discharged in the day across Maharashtra, taking the tally to 77,25,919. The recovery rate in the state is 98.11 per cent, while the case fatality rate in the state is 1.87 per cent.
78,74,582 Total No. of cases in maharashtra
66 Total no. of cases reported in MMR in the last 24 hours
0 No. of deaths in city on tuesday
36 patients Recovered and discharged in city on tuesday
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