Thane, May 15 (PTI) The number of COVID-19 cases in Thane district reached 3,139 on Friday with 236 people testing positive for the novel coronavirus, with Navi Mumbai crossing the 1000-mark, health officials said.
With 13 deaths, the number of people who have succumbed to the infection reached 100, they added.
'Of the 236 cases, Thane city accounted for 83, taking the total count to 996. Of the 13 deaths, six were in Thane city limits, taking the toll so far to 48,' TMC spokesperson Sandeep Malavi said.
'Navi Mumbai saw 74 new cases on Friday, taking the total count to 1,048, including 23 deaths. KDMC accounted for 33 cases on Friday,' he added.
Neighbouring Palghar district had 328 cases, with Vasai-Virar civic limits leading with 278 cases, including 13 deaths. PTI COR BNM BNM