Thane: Thane has reported 61 new cases of coronavirus, raising the infection count in the Maharashtra district to 5,69,331, while one more death pushed the fatality toll to 11,582, an official said on Wednesday.
These new cases and death were reported on Tuesday, he said.
The COVID-19 mortality rate in Thane is 2.03 per cent, he added.
In neighbouring Palghar district, the COVID-19 case count has gone up to 1,38,619, while the death toll stands at 3,298, another official said.
Meanwhile, Maharashtra on Saturday, November 30, recorded 678 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the number of active cases to 7,555. Besides, 35 COVID-19 deaths were reported in the day, taking the number of total fatalities to 1,40,997.
942 patients were discharged in the day, taking the tally to 64,83,435. The recovery rate in the state is 97.71%. The case fatality rate in the state is 2.12%.
Currently, 83,421 people are in home quarantine and 963 people are in institutional quarantine.
The Mumbai circle--which consists of MCGM, Thane, TMC, Navi Mumbai, KDMC, Ulhasnagar MC, Bhivandi Nijampur MC, Mira Bhayandar MC, Palghar, Vasai Virar MC, Raigad, Panvel MC--recorded 298 new cases.
The Nashik circle--which consists of Nashik, Nashik MC, Malegaon MC, Ahmednagar, Ahmednagar MC, Dhule, Dhule MC, Jalgaon, Jalgaon MC, Nandurbar--reported 80 fresh COVID-19 cases.
The Pune circle--which includes Pune, PMC, PCMC, Solapur, Solapur MC, Satara--recorded 232 new cases.
The Kolhapur circle--which includes Kolhapur, Kolhapur MC, Sangli, Sangli MC, Sindhudurg, Ratnagiri-- reported 9 new cases.
The Aurangabad circle--which consists of Aurangabad, Aurangabad MC, Jalna, Hingoli, Parbhani, Parbhani MC-- reported 15 fresh cases.
The Latur circle--which consists of Latur, Latur MC, Osmanabad, Beed, Nanded, Nanded MC--recorded 25 fresh cases.
The Akola circle--which includes Akola, Akola MC, Amaravati, Amaravati MC, Yawatmal, Buldhana, Washim-- recorded 8 fresh cases.
Nagpur circle--which includes Nagpur, Nagpur MC, Wardha, Bhandara, Gondia, Chandrapur, Chandrapur MC, Gadchiroli --reported 11 fresh cases.
With Agency Inputs