Coronavirus in Pune: With 1,736 new cases, PMC's COVID-19 tally jumps to 1,03,812; death toll reaches 2,468
Coronavirus in Pune: With 1,736 new cases, PMC's COVID-19 tally jumps to 1,03,812; death toll reaches 2,468
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Pune: As per the update by Pune Municipal Corporation Mayor Murlidhar Mohol, the COVID-19 case count in Pune rose by 1,736 in the last 24 hours to 1,03,812 on Saturday.

With 37 people succumbing to the infection, the death toll went up to 2,468, he said.

A total of 1,456 patients were discharged, taking the number of active cases to 15,973 during the day, he said.

As per the update, 85,371 people have recovered/discharged from the disease as of now.

With 6,704 tests conducted on Saturday, a total number of tests conducted reached to 4,84,182, Mohol said.

Pune district reported 4,050 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total count to 1,88,566, a health official said on Saturday.

The death toll in the district reached 4,495 with 79 new fatalities.

"Of the 4,050 cases, 1,736 were from the Pune Municipal Corporation limits, which has recorded 1,03,812 patients so far. However, 1,456 patients were also discharged from the city hospitals during the day," he said.

941 new cases were found in Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation limits where the case count has reached 54,230.

(With inputs from PTI)

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