Coronavirus in Pune: PMC's COVID-19 tally rises by 321, six fatalities recorded on January 6
Coronavirus in Pune: PMC's COVID-19 tally rises by 321, six fatalities recorded on January 6
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Pune reported 321 new coronavirus cases, taking its caseload to 1,80,287 on Wednesday.

According to an update by Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) Mayor Murlidhar Mohol, the death toll climbed to 4,660 with six new fatalities.

A total of 353 patients were discharged during the day, taking the number of active cases to 2,687.

As of now, 1,72,940 people have been discharged/ recovered.

Meanwhile, Maharashtra's COVID-19 tally increased to 19,54,553 on Wednesday with the addition of 4,382 infection cases, a state health official said.

The virus claimed the lives of 66 persons during the day, which pushed the fatality count further to 49,825, he said.

A total of 2,570 patients were discharged on Wednesday after treatment,which took the recovery tally to 18,52,759.

With this, the number of active patients in the state is 50,808 at present.

With 72,043 new tests, the number of tests conducted so far in the state went up to 1,31,34,019.

The state carried out almost 15,000 more tests on Wednesday as compared to Tuesday, the official said.

Maharashtra's COVID-19 figures are as follows: Positive cases: 19,54,553, new cases: 4,382, death toll: 49,825, discharged: 18,52,759, active cases: 50,808, people tested so far: 1,31,34,019.

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