Maharashtra: 295 new COVID-19 cases in Thane, 5 more deaths

With the addition of 295 new casesofcoronavirus, the infection count in Maharashtras Thanedistrict has reached 2,58,325,an official said on Wednesday.

Five more deaths due to COVID-19 were also reported onTuesday, taking the toll in the district to 6,208, he said.

The COVID-19 mortality rate in the district is 2.40per cent, he said.


So far, 2,48,816patients have recovered from theviral infection in the district, reflecting a recovery rate of96.32 per cent.

As of now, there are 3,301 active COVID-19 cases inthe district, the official said.

In neighbouring Palghar district, the COVID-19 casecount has gone up to 45,553,while the death toll stands at1,202, an official from the district administration said.

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