COVID-19: Maharashtra reports highest one-day spike of 10,576 cases

The state's death toll due to the virus went up by 280 and reached 12,556, it said.

Published: 22nd July 2020 08:38 PM  |   Last Updated: 22nd July 2020 08:44 PM   |  A+A-

Health workers conduct a free Covid-19 screening of residents at Malad in Mumbai. (Photo | PTI)


MUMBAI: Maharashtra reported its highest single-day spike of 10,576 COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, which pushed its overall tally to 3,37,607, the state health department said.

The state's death toll due to the virus went up by 280 and reached 12,556, it said.

A total of 5,552 patients were discharged from hospitals during the day, taking the number of such poeple in the state to 1,87,769, the department said in its statement.

There are 1,37,282 active cases in the state at present.

So far, 16,87,213people have been tested for COVID-19 across Maharashtra, it said.

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