Updated on: Sunday, January 09, 2022, 11:00 AM IST

COVID-19: Maharashtra cumulative vaccination tally crosses 13.91 crore

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Mumbai: In the ongoing vaccination drive, Maharashtra on January 8, has vaccinated 7,98,161 in 10,102 sessions.

According to data released by the government, as of 7 am on January 9, Maharashtra has inoculated 13,91,06,711 people.

As per the state government data, 4,67,91,385 individuals aged between 18 and 44 years received their first vaccine dose and 2,97,30,643 received their second dose since the inoculation drive for this age group began on May 1.

Meanwhile, 17,54,690 individuals aged between 15-18 years have received the first vaccine dose.

So far, 12,94,599 health care workers have been administered the first dose of the vaccine, while 11,73,210 of them have got their second dose.

Similarly, 21,48,566 front line workers in the state have till now received their first vaccine dose and of them, 19,65,835 got their second dose.

Maharashtra on Saturday reported 41,434 new coronavirus cases, a new high, and 13 deaths, health officials said.

It took the state's infection tally to 68,75,656, and death toll to 1,41, 627.

There are 1,73,238 active cases in Maharashtra at present.

On Friday, the state had recorded 40,925 new cases and 20 deaths.

Earlier in the evening, the state government announced new restrictions including ban on movement in groups of five and more in public places during daytime from January 10 midnight.

As many as 1,95,844 coronavirus tests were conducted on Saturday, taking the total of samples tested to 7,03,42,173.

As many as 9,671 patients were discharged from hospitals after complete recovery, taking the tally of recoveries to 65,57,081

Recovery rate in the state is 95.37 percent and case fatality rate is 2.05 percent.

State capital Mumbai reported 20,318 cases and five deaths.

The larger Mumbai division reported 33,134 new cases and six deaths.

Nashik division reported 1,392 new cases including 846 in Nashik city.

Pune division reported 4,749 cases including 2,521 in Pune city.

Kolhapur division recorded 489 cases, Aurangabad division 226 cases, Latur division 251 cases and Akola division recorded 212 new cases.

Nagpur division recorded 981 new cases including 577 in Nagpur city.

Maharashtra's coronavirus figures are as follows: Total cases 68,75,656, New cases 41,434, Death toll 1,41,627, Total recoveries 65,57,081, Active cases 1,73,238, Total tests 7,03,42,173.

(With agency inputs)


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Published on: Sunday, January 09, 2022, 10:54 AM IST