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Covid-19 case sets new record

Mumbai: Maharashtra Covid-19 cases recorded new highs above the 48,000 mark and increased Omicron infections, but deaths remained in the double digits, health officials said here on Friday.

After a record high of 46,723 (January 12), the daily number of Covid-infected individuals today increased from 46,197 on Thursday to 48,270 on Friday, surpassing the 48K level.

The death toll also increased from 37 the day before to 52 on Friday, and the mortality rate dropped from 1.92 percent to 1.91 percent.

After recording a peak of 238 omicrons cases (January 14), mutant state infections increased from 125 a day ago to 144 on Friday.

Since December 1, the government has continued to monitor passengers arriving at three international airports, Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur.

A total of 304,746 travelers have landed here. Of these, 47,701 from “high-risk” countries, of which 574 were positive, and 666 from other countries, all reports were sent to genomic sequencing to see if they were suffering from Omicron. I did.

According to officials, another excellent 5,674 positive sample from a field survey conducted after November 1st was sent for genomic sequencing, with 74 results awaited.

Omicron has spread extensively in several districts of the state, with 1,171 of the 2,343 cases recovered to date.

In the Pune district, 1,169 cases, Mumbai 688 cases, Sain 134 cases, Nagpur 116 cases, Sangli 59 cases, Amlavati 25 cases, Rigad and Aurangabad 20 cases each, Korapur 19 cases, Satara 15 cases. For example, 11 cases each maintain the top position. 7 for Osmanabard and Akora, 7 for Pargar, 6 for Buldana, 4 for Nasik and Ahmed Nagar, 3 for Nandedo, Latour, Jarna, Parbhani and Gondia, 2 for Gadochi Laurie, Nandurbar and Jalgaon , Bandara, Walda, in addition to those from another state, beads.

Of the 48,270 new Covid-19 cases on Friday, the Mumbai metropolis fell from 12,054 cases the day before to 10,493 cases, and the city of Mumbai also fell from 5,708 cases to 5,008 new cases.

Next are 18,785 infected people in the Pune Circle, 6,506 in the Nagpur Circle, 5,181 in the Nagpur Circle, 2,169 in La Tour, 1,951 in the Kholapur Circle, 1,743 in the Aurangabad Circle, and 1,442 in the Akora Circle.

The number of people sent to home quarantine dropped sharply, dropping from 24,21,501 on Thursday to 23,87,593 now, and an additional 3,357 were transferred to the facility’s quarantine.

Mumbai, Pune, Thane, Raigad and Paulghar are still at the top, with the most active cases in the state today, pain surged from 258,569 the day before to 264,388 on Friday, and recovery rates fell again by 94.52%. I am. To 94.47%.

The cumulative number of Covid-19 in the state since the start of the pandemic in March 2020 is now 74,20,027 cases and 142,023 deaths, with a total of 70,09,823 patients fully recovered by Friday. increase.

https://www.siasat.com/maharashtra-covid-19-cases-scale-new-record-2262266/ Covid-19 case sets new record

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