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After slight dip, Maharashtra records 28,699 new cases, 132 deaths on March 23

The Free Press Journal | 23/03/2021 10:01 PM | Click to read full article

Maharashtra had recorded 30,535 new cases on Sunday (March 21). This is the highest single-day surge since the beginning of the pandemic. On Tuesday (March 23), it recorded 28,699 new cases. With 132 new COVID-19 deaths reported today, the fatality rate in the state is now 2.12 %.

Mumbai on Monday (March 23)  recorded 3,512 new Covid-19 cases with 1,203 patients being discharged and 8 deaths recorded as well. The overall growth rate of infection in the city has jumped to 0.74%.