On a day Mumbai recorded its highest coronavirus testing figures with nearly 9,000 checks, solely round 700 optimistic circumstances have been reported from these checks. From the 8,776 checks carried out on Monday, round 700 samples have been optimistic, which is the bottom within the final 100 days.
The nation’s monetary capital reported 1,033 COVID-19 circumstances on Monday from checks carried out on Sunday. The doubling fee within the metropolis is 68 days now and Mumbai’s restoration fee is at 73 per cent. The general development fee of coronavirus circumstances in Mumbai from July 20 to July 26 was 1.03 per cent.
On Monday, all the state of Maharashtra recorded 7,924 circumstances and 227 deaths. Mumbai reported 1,021 circumstances and 39 deaths. Mumbai has reported 6,132 deaths to this point.
There are a complete of 1,10,182 circumstances in Mumbai and of those, solely 21,812 are energetic circumstances. As compared, neighbouring Thane has 34,471 energetic circumstances and Pune has 48,672 energetic circumstances.
Mumbai, which was the worst-affected metropolis within the nation within the first three months of the pandemic, has now seen some reduction with the variety of new circumstances being reported within the metropolis seemingly plateauing. Authorities are, nonetheless, being very cautious as they are saying they worry a second wave and there’s nonetheless a while for a vaccine to reach. The continuing monsoon and the truth that the encompassing areas of Mumbai have seen an enormous spike in circumstances additionally imply that town will proceed to be on alert and stay cautious whereas granting relaxations.
Dharavi, Asia’s largest slum, which was one of many worst hotspots in Mumbai, has additionally managed to maintain the variety of optimistic circumstances low. The realm has 98 energetic circumstances now and reported solely 9 new circumstances on Monday. The entire variety of circumstances in Dharavi stands at 2,540.