In the ongoing vaccination drive, Maharashtra on April 22 has inoculated 16,39,25,837 people.
As per the state government data, 7,13,50,373 individuals aged between 15 and 59 years received their first vaccine dose and 5,70,22,761 received their second dose and 65,518 received precaution dose since the inoculation drive for this age group began on May 1.
Similarly, 1,33,55,276 individuals above 60 years have received the first vaccine dose while 1,11,49,912 received their second dose. 13,59,657 of them received their precaution dose.
As many as 20,00,123 children in the age group of 12 to 14 years have received their first dose while 2,45,914 received their second dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
So far, 12,95,324 health care workers have been administered the first dose of the vaccine, while 11,89,161 of them have got their second dose. 3,54,063 health care workers have received their precaution dose so far.
Similarly, 21,49,525 front line workers in the state have till now received their first vaccine dose and of them, 19,98,165 got their second dose. 3,90,065 front line workers have received their precaution dose so far.
Meanwhile, Maharashtra on Saturday, April 23, recorded 194 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the number of active cases to 869. Besides, 1 COVID-19 death was reported in the day, taking the number of total deaths due to coronavirus to 1,47,832.
141 patients were discharged in the day, taking the tally to 77,27,996. The recovery rate in the state is 98.11%. The case fatality rate in the state is 1.87%.
Out of 8,00,19,353 laboratory samples 78,76,697 have been tested positive (09.84%) for COVID-19 until today.
The Mumbai circle--which consists of MCGM, Thane, TMC, Navi Mumbai, KDMC, Ulhasnagar MC, Bhivandi Nijampur MC, Mira Bhayandar MC, Palghar, Vasai Virar MC, Raigad, Panvel MC--recorded 92 new cases.
The Nashik circle--which consists of Nashik, Nashik MC, Malegaon MC, Ahmednagar, Ahmednagar MC, Dhule, Dhule MC, Jalgaon, Jalgaon MC, Nandurbar--reported 8 fresh COVID-19 cases.
The Pune circle--which includes Pune, PMC, PCMC, Solapur, Solapur MC, Satara--recorded 81 new cases.
The Kolhapur circle--which includes Kolhapur, Kolhapur MC, Sangli, Sangli MC, Sindhudurg, Ratnagiri-- reported 4 new cases.
The Aurangabad circle--which consists of Aurangabad, Aurangabad MC, Jalna, Hingoli, Parbhani, Parbhani MC-- reported 3 fresh cases.
The Latur circle--which consists of Latur, Latur MC, Osmanabad, Beed, Nanded, Nanded MC--recorded 2 fresh case.
The Akola circle--which includes Akola, Akola MC, Amaravati, Amaravati MC, Yawatmal, Buldhana, Washim-- recorded 0 fresh cases.
Nagpur circle--which includes Nagpur, Nagpur MC, Wardha, Bhandara, Gondia, Chandrapur, Chandrapur MC, Gadchiroli --reported 4 fresh cases.