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A health worker checks the body temperature of a resident, as others await their turn during a free medical checkup in a slum in Mumbai. (Image: AP)

COVID-19: Swab Testing in Asia's Largest Slum, Dharavi - In Pics

Mumbai's biggest slum, reported eight new COVID-19 cases on June 26, which took the area's tally to 2,218. The doubling rate of COVID-19 cases in Dharavi has now improved to 140 days and the current growth rate of the pandemic is at 0.47 per cent. The slum's coronavirus fatality count remained unchanged at 81 as no new death case was reported in the last 24 hours. According to the official, Dharavi now has 1,019 active cases and the number of patients discharged so far is 1,118. Health workers conducted a free medical check-up in Dharavi on June 28 to keep a check on COVID-19 cases. Take a look at the pictures...

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