Mumbai: Rain lashes parts of the city; visuals from Kalanagar area of Bandra East
(With inputs from agencies)
Maharashtra: Flight instructor dead, student injured in aircraft crash
A flight instructor was killed and a student injured when their training aircraft crashed in Jalgaon district of north Maharashtra on Friday, an official said.
The Tecnam two-seater plane of the Academy of Aviation Shirpur in Dhule district had taken off from the institute's airstrip around 3 pm and crashed at 3.45 pm, Academy Director Air Commodore Hitesh Patel (retd) told PTI.
Maharashtra reports 7,761 COVID-19 cases, 167 deaths; 13,452 patients recover
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 COVID-19 cases
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.
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Moderate rain in city and suburbs with possibility of heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places
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Maharashtra undergraduate Admission 2021: CET registration for Class 11 to open on Monday; click here for entrance dates
In the wake of rising COVID-19 cases in the state, the Maharashtra government cancelled Class 10 and Class 12 board exams. However, for admissions to junior colleges, the Maharashtra government has decided to conduct a Common Entrance Test (CET).
As the results of Class 10 exams were declared yesterday, students are now waiting for the dates of CET for Class 11 admission.
Now, as per the report by the Indian Express, the registration window for the CET will open on July 19. The entrance will take place by August 21.