Maharashtra Reports Highest One-Day Count Of 13,165 Cases
Maharashtra on Wednesday reported 13,165 new COVID-19 cases, highest one-day count, taking its tally to 6,28,642, while 346 fresh deaths pushed the count beyond the 21,000-mark, a health official said.
The previous single-day highest was 12,712 coronavirus cases, recorded on August 12.
With 13,165 fresh COVID-19, the cumulative figure of infected people in Maharashtra rose to 6,28,642.
The state reported 346 deaths, taking the fatality tally to 21,033, said the health official.
Also, 9,011 patients were discharged from hospitals, taking the tally of recovered coronavirus patients to 4,46,881, he said.
There are 1,60,413 active cases in the state at present, the official added.