In the past 24 hours, 16,177 were also discharged from hospitals after recovery, taking the total number of recovered patients to 14,31,856. The state’s death toll climbed to 42,831 after recording 198 new deaths.
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The G/North Ward, which includes Dharavi, Mahim and Dadar, is the second worst-hit ward of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) out of the 24 administrative wards. So far, the ward has registered 11,565
Good news for lawyers: Govt allows them to travel by suburban local trains, but with condition
After allowing all women to travel in local trains, the Maharashtra state government has allowed lawyers practicing in courts within the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) and their registered clerks to travel in suburban local trains.
India’s active COVID-19 cases fall below 10 per cent in the last 3 days: MoHFW
Active cases of COVID-19 in India have fallen below 10 per cent while the positivity rate of the disease was reported below 5 per cent in the last three days, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) said here on Thursday.
Maharashtra police reports 70 new cases of COVID-19
As many as 70 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the state police force in the last 24 hours, according to Maharashtra Police on Thursday. The total number of coronavirus cases in the force stand at 25,988 out of which 1,771 are active patients.
Will Maharashtra get COVID
Maharashtra Congress on Wednesday launched an attack on opposition BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis after Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced free COVID-19 vaccines to people in Bihar if the party came to power in the upcoming elections.
Ministry of Home Affairs relaxation to OCI, PIO card holders, foreign nationals intending to visit India for any purpose, except tourism
Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has given a major relaxation to all Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) and Person of Indian Origin (PIO) card holders and all other foreign nationals intending to visit India for any purpose. But, this excludes foreigners, OCI and PIO holders applying to come on a tourist visa.