Maharashtra records 37,236 new COVID-19 cases, lowest since March 27; 61,607 patients discharged in a day
Maharashtra is continuing to see a decline in its daily COVID-19 numbers. According to the Union Health Ministry, the state is showing early signs of plateauing. On Monday, the state recorded 37,236 new cases, taking the number of active cases to 5,90,818. This is the lowest daily caseload since March 27. Besides, 549 COVID-19 fatalities were registered in the day, taking the death toll to 76,398.
COVID-19: Kiran Muzumdar Shaw 'super impressed' with 'Mumbai model'; check out Aaditya Thackeray's reaction
Biocon founder Kiran Mazumdar Shaw on Monday lauded the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for its management of the second COVID-19 wave.
Taking to Twitter, Shaw said that she studied the Maharashtra and BMC model of decentralised COVID-19 management and she is super impressed with its uniquely thought out processes.
Operation Samudra Setu II: Indian Naval Ship Trikand arrives in Mumbai with 40 MT liquid oxygen from Qatar
As part of Operation Samudra Setu II, Indian Naval Ship Trikand was deployed to augment shipment of Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) cryogenic containers from Hamad Port, Qatar to Mumbai.