Mumbai, September 9
Dharavi, the biggest slum in Mumbai, reported 9 new coronavirus constructive instances on Wednesday, which took the depend of sufferers to 2,839, a senior civic official stated.
Of the entire variety of instances, 2,470 sufferers have already recovered from the an infection and discharged from hospitals, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) official stated.
The variety of lively instances in Dharavi climbed right down to 99 on Wednesday.
On Tuesday, there have been 101 lively instances within the slum.
This determine had gone past 100 after a niche of over a month.
Dharavi is taken into account the biggest slum in Asia with a inhabitants over 6.5 lakh. It is unfold over 2.5 lakh sq. kms of space.
Dharavi’s first COVID-19 case was reported on April 1, about 20 days after the primary such affected person was present in Mumbai. PTI