Mumbai: 149 deaths, 3,254 Corona positive cases have been recorded in the state of Maharashtra on Wednesday, taking the poll to 3,438 deaths and 94,041 positive cases. This is the biggest single day increase in the no. Of COVID – 19 cases, a health official said.
1,879 patients were discharged from hospitals, taking the number of recovered patients to 44,517, he added.
Maharashtra coronavirus figures are as follows:
Positive cases 94,041, new cases 3,254, deaths 3,438, discharged 44,517, active cases 46,074, people tested so far 5,93,784.
The Union health ministry, meanwhile, said that India’s coronavirus recovery rate had reached 48.88%. The number of recovered patients has surpassed the number of active cases in the country for the first time. In India, 1,35,205 people have recovered while the active cases stand at 1,33,632.
India’s coronavirus tally rose to 2,76,583 after 9,985 cases were reported in 24 hours, the health ministry said. The toll increased to 7,745 after 274 deaths were reported in a day. India is now the fifth most-affected country in the world.