Mumbai: Latest updates on May 3
Mumbai: Latest updates on May 3
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Mumbai reports 3,672 new Covid cases, recovery rate at 89%

Covid-19 recovery rate in Mumbai has touched 89 per cent, with 5,542 patients having recovered and discharged on Sunday, increasing the total recovery count to 5,83,873 till now. The city has witnessed a slight drop in daily cases, with 3,672 new infections and 79 covid-19 fatalities being reported in the last 24 hours.

No vaccination today for people above 45

Amid a shortage of covid-19 vaccines,the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to suspend the vaccination drive on Monday (May 3) for allthe beneficiaries above 45 years of age. The civic officials have urged them to not visit the vaccine centres.

All registered beneficiaries between 18 and 44 years of age can receive their vaccine shots at the five vaccine centres on Monday. The Civic officials said there is a huge shortage of vaccines due to which there will be no vaccination drive for senior citizens. However, they are expecting a few doses of Covishield and Covaxin to arrive by Monday night.

Maharashtra sees slight dip in COVID-19 tally, records 56,647 new cases; death toll crosses 70,000

Maharashtra on Sunday saw a slight dip in its daily COVID-19 tally. The state recorded 56,647 new cases, taking the number of active cases to 6,68,353. Besides, 669 COVID-19 fatalities were registered in the day, taking the death toll to 70,284.

Mumbai: Huge traffic in morning at western express highway at jogeshwari

Mumbai: Latest updates - Don't worry: Maha govt assures full security to Adar Poonawalla, says Shambhuraj Desai

Maha: Thane reports 2,774 new COVID-19 cases, 42 more deaths

With the addition of 2,774 new cases of coronavirus, the infection count in Thane district of Maharashtra has reached 4,72,794, an official said on Monday.

These new cases were reported on Sunday, he said.

COVID-19: 13 opposition parties including Sena write to Centre to launch free mass vaccination drive

The signatories to the statement included Sonia Gandhi, former Prime Minister and JD(S) leader HD Deve Gowda, NCP chief Sharad Pawar, Maharashtra Chief Minister and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, Banerjee, Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren, DMK supremo MK Stalin, BSP chief Mayawati, SP leader Akhilesh Yadav, RJD's Tejashwi Yadav, Left leaders Yechury and D Raja and Farooq Abdullah on behalf of the Jammu Kashmir Peoples' Alliance.

Maharashtra leaders hail Mamata's victory, say 'Bengal rocks'

Top political leaders in Maharashtra hailed the impending victory of the ruling Trinamool Congress in the West Bengal Assembly elections, as the final results continue to trickle in on Sunday.

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray called up Trinamool supremo and West Bengal Chief Minster Mamata Banerjee for her party's impressive performance and said "the entire credit for this victory goes to the Bengal Tigress".

Citing outcome in WB polls, NCP seeks Amit Shah's resignation

In a joint operation, Mumbai and Goa units of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested drug peddler Tiger Mustafa from Goa last night. He managed to flee a raid last week. Owner of a hotel has also been arrested along with him: NCB

Cumulative Covid-19 vaccination as of 7 am on May 3 in Maharashtra is 1,63,42,758

May 2 in Maharashtra 47,693 were given jabs

Maha: Fire at Chandrapur thermal power station; no casualty

Mumbai: People in queue for Vaccination at Seven hill hospital in Marol

Mumbai: Latest updates - Don't worry: Maha govt assures full security to Adar Poonawalla, says Shambhuraj Desai
Mumbai: Latest updates - Don't worry: Maha govt assures full security to Adar Poonawalla, says Shambhuraj Desai

Adar Poonawalla (Serum Institute of India CEO) said that he was threatened by some senior leaders. Congress takes full responsibility of his security. But he should make it public as to who are these leaders: Maharashtra Congress Chief Nana Patole

Maha: Central Railway provides 11 isolation coaches to Nagpur

One of the worst-affected cities - Mumbai - saw high street retail rentals decline by 5-10% in Q1 2021 in comparison to Q1 2020

Maharashtra power generating company to ramp up oxygen supply

West Bengal poll results show Modi-Shah not invincible: Sena

COVID19 vaccination centers for people above 45 years of age continue to remain closed due to shortage of vaccines in Pune

India Today anchor issues clarification after Shiv Sena accuses him of lying about party threatening Adar Poonawalla for COVID-19 vaccines

Don't worry: Maha assures full security to Adar Poonawalla

Ten states including Maharashtra account for over 73 per cent of new COVID-19 cases

Municipal commissioner I S Chahal appeals to citizens to come forward & test themselves to increase Covid testing to maximum possible level.

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