Coronavirus in Mumbai: Ward-wise breakdown of COVID-19 cases issued by BMC on October 19
Coronavirus in Mumbai: Ward-wise breakdown of COVID-19 cases issued by BMC on October 19
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The tally of coronavirus cases in Mumbai increased to 2,43,172 on Monday with 1,233 new cases coming to light, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said.

The death toll in the city increased to 9,776 with 45 fresh fatalities, it said.

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Ward-wise breakdown of COVID-19 cases issued by BMC on October 19

The number of recovered patients in the city increased to 2,12,905, with 2,092 patients being discharged from hospitals during the day.

The recovery rate in the city is 87 per cent.

Mumbai has 18, 624 active COVID-19 cases at present.

According to the BMC, 13. 63 lakh coronavirus cases have been carried out in the city so far.

There are 9,473sealed buildings and 632 containment zones in slums and chawls.

The civic body claimed that the average growth rate of COVID-19 cases declined to 0.73 per cent on October 18 from 1.01 per cent on October 10.

Average doubling rate of 69 days on October 10 has improved to 95 days, it added.

Meanwhile, BMC has issued ward-wise growth rate of new cases as of October 18.

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Ward-wise breakdown of COVID-19 cases issued by BMC on October 19

BMC has also released ward-wise data of new cases as of October 18.

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Ward-wise breakdown of COVID-19 cases issued by BMC on October 19

Maharashtra on Monday recorded 5,984 new coronavirus cases, a signficant drop in daily numbers, which took its caseload to 16,01,365, a health official said.

125 fatalities took the COVID-19 death toll in the state to 42,240, he added.

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