COVID 19 Cases rise but Maharashtra fatalities drop to all time low of 50
| Monday | 23rd November, 2020
COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra rose by more than 5,700 cases again on Sunday taking its total tally to 17.80 lakh cases, however the number of COVID-related fatalities dropped to an all-time-low figure of 50 deaths.
State health department officials reported that among the fresh cases, Mumbai took the lead with 1,135 cases followed by Pune with 564 cases and Nagpur with 483 cases.
In the Mumbai Metropolitan Region, while Thane had 227 new cases, all other districts had less than 200 cases each.
The mortality rate of the state dipped to 2.62 per cent and till date, there have been 46,623 COVID-related deaths.
There were 50 COVID-related deaths in the state and Mumbai led with 19 deaths followed by Nagpur with 12 deaths.