Maharashtra reports 4,841 Covid-19 cases, its highest single-day jump

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Maharashtra has close to one-third of all coronavirus cases reported in India so far.
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Updated: Jun 25, 2020 21:27 IST

Maharashtra on Thursday recorded its highest single-day spike with 4,841 new Covid19 cases, taking the tally of total coronavirus infections in the state to 1,47,741--within touching distance of 1.5 lakh mark. The state also reported 192 deaths on Thursday, taking the total number of casualties in the state to 6,931.

Maharashtra is India's worst affected state by the coronavirus disease and accounts for nearly one-third of India's total 4,73,105 positive cases as on Thursday. It also accounts for a big chunk of all deaths recorded in the country with a death rate of 4.69%.

Mumbai case count crossed 70,000 mark with reporting of 1,350 new cases on Thursday, taking the tally to 70,878.…
HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
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