9 more die of coronavirus in Nashik; cases top 4,000

Nashik, Jun 29 (PTI) Maharashtra's Nashik district registered nine more coronavirus deaths, taking the toll to 234 on Monday, while the case tally crossed the 4,000-mark after 182 more persons tested positive for the infection, officials said.

Among the deceased, five were from Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) areas, one from Malegaon and three from other parts of the district, according to an official statement issued by the local administration.

With this, the coronavirus death toll in the district has gone up to 234, of which 104 were reported from Nashik city limits.

In addition, as many as 182 more people were found coronavirus positive, taking the tally in the district to 4,043, the statement said.

Of the total cases, 2,040 were recorded in Nashik city alone.

The number of recovered patients in the district stood at 2,194.

Also, as many as 494 new COVID-19 suspects were admitted to various hospitals in the district on Monday, the statement said.

In all, 1,939 patients are receiving treatment in various hospitals in the district at present. PTI COR RSY RSY