5,363 new coronavirus cases in Maha, 115 deaths

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Mumbai, Oct 27 (PTI) Maharashtra's coronavirus count on Tuesday increased to 16,54,028 with 5,363 new cases being reported, a state health official said.

The state also recorded 115 deaths during the day, taking the death toll to 43,463, he said.

A total of 7,836 patients were discharged after treatment, taking the tally of recovered people to 14,78,496.

With this the number of active patients in the state stands at 1,31,544.

Mumbai city reported 801 new cases during the day, which pushed its overall case count to 2,52,886, while its death toll rose to 10,165 of which 23 were reported on Tuesday.

The state has so far conducted 87,00,033 tests.

The Mumbai division, which consists of Mumbai city and satellite towns, reported 1,727 new cases, raising the total count to 5,74,576. A total of 17,796 people have died so far in the region, the official said.

The number of cases in the Pune division stood at 4,20,597 and deaths at 9,445 the official said.

Nashik division's cumulative case tally stood at 2,21,457 and death toll at 4,193, he said.

Kolhapur division has reported 1,07,998 cases and 3,621 deaths till now, while Aurangabad division's case tally is 61,789 and death count 1,547.

Latur division has reported 68,128 cases until now and 2,018 fatalities.

Akola division has recorded 51,845 cases while 1,228 people have succumbed to the disease until now.

Nagpur division has reported 1,45,530 infections and 3,469 fatalities, the official informed.

2,108 COVID-19 patients from other states have been treated in Maharashtra including 146 who died so far, he said.

Maharashtra's coronavirus figures are as follows: Positive cases: 16,54,028, new cases: 5,363 death toll: 43,463 discharged: 14,78,496, active cases: 1,31,544, people tested so far: 87,00,033. PTI ND KRK KRK