COVID-19: Maharashtra cumulative vaccination tally crosses 3.88 crore
COVID-19: Maharashtra cumulative vaccination tally crosses 3.88 crore

In the ongoing vaccination drive, Maharashtra on July 16 has vaccinated 6,21,725 people through 3,216 centres.

According to data released by the government, Maharashtra, as of 7 am on July 17, inoculated 3,88,95,265 people.

As per the state government data, 93,31,068 individuals aged between 18 and 44 years received the vaccine doses in the state since the inoculation drive for this age group began on May 1.

So far, 12,83,825 health care workers have been administered the first dose of the vaccine, while 8,79,327 of them have got their second dose.

Similarly, 21,09,008 frontline workers in the state have till now received their first vaccine dose and of them, 10,36,139 got their second dose.

In Uttar Pradesh 3,99,35,718 doses were administered and 2,90,37,420 doses were admistred in Gujarat. In Rajasthan 2,76,41,858 doses were admistred.

Maharashtra on Friday reported 7,761 new COVID-19 cases and 167 deaths which took the state's infection tally to 61,97,018 and the death toll to 1,26,727, the health department said.

As many as 13,452 patients were discharged from hospitals, taking the total of recovered persons to 59,65,644. The state has a recovery rate of 96.27 per cent.

The case fatality rate was 2.04 per cent, while there are 1,01,337 active cases in the state, the official release said.

There are 5,85,967 people in home quarantine while 4,576 people are in institutional quarantine.

With 2,15,406 samples tested since Thursday evening, the tally of coronavirus tests conducted in the state rose to 4,50,39,617.

Mumbai city reported 443 COVID-19 cases and 11 deaths, taking the caseload to 7,30,234 and the death toll to 15,678.

The larger Mumbai division that covers neighbouring satellite towns reported 1,454 cases and 32 deaths. The division's case tally rose to 16,22,947 and death toll to 33,202.

Nashik division reported 709 cases and 20 deaths, while the Pune division added 2,287 cases and 51 deaths. Out of 51 deaths, 18 were reported from Pune City and 14 from Satara district.

Kolhapur division added 2,818 cases and 40 deaths. As many as 1,085 new infections were reported in the rural parts of Kolhapur district alone.

Aurangabad division reported 96 cases and 10 deaths, while Latur division recorded 251 cases and five deaths.

Akola division reported 38 cases and two deaths while Nagpur division recorded 108 new cases and seven deaths.

Coronavirus figures of Maharashtra are as follows: Total cases 61,97,018; new cases 7,761; total deaths 1,26,727; recoveries 59,65,644; active cases 1,01,337; total tests so far 4,50,39,617.

(With inputs from PTI)

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