Mumbai, August 21
The tally of coronavirus instances in Mumbai rose to 1,34,223 on Friday with 1,406 new sufferers detected, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) mentioned.
The loss of life toll because of the pandemic within the metropolis rose to 7,353 with 42 new fatalities.
On Friday, the monetary capital of the nation additionally recorded its highest single-day spike in instances in August.
On August 8, town had recorded 1,304 new COVID-19 instances.
With 1,235 sufferers discharged from the hospitals, the variety of recovered sufferers within the metropolis elevated to 1,08,268.
The metropolis’s fee of restoration is 80 per cent.
Average development fee of COVID-19 instances in Mumbai is 0.78 per cent, whereas common doubling fee is 89 days, the BMC mentioned.
There are 18,297 lively instances, it added. PTI