Maharashtra on Wednesday recorded 34,031 new COVID-19 cases, taking the total number of active cases to 4,01,695. The daily caseload has witnessed a rise today as the state had registered 26,616 and 28,438 on Monday and Tuesday respectively.
Besides, 594 COVID-19 deaths were reported in the day, taking the number of total fatalities to 84,371.
51,457 patients were discharged in the day, taking the tally to 49,78,937. The recovery rate in the state stands at 91.06%. The case fatality rate in the state is 1.54%.
Currently, 30,59,095 people are in home quarantine and 23,828 people are in institutional quarantine.
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 3446 new cases on Wednesday.
The Nashik circle--which consists of Nashik, Nashik MC, Malegaon MC, Ahmednagar, Ahmednagar MC, Dhule, Dhule MC, Jalgaon, Jalgaon MC, Nandurbar--reported 6623 fresh COVID-19 cases.
The Pune circle--which includes Pune, PMC, PCMC, Solapur, Solapur MC, Satara--recorded 9317 new cases.
The Kolhapur circle reported 3552 new cases, Aurangabad circle 1853, Latur circle 2192, Akola circle 4150, and Nagpur circle recorded 2898 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday.