Mumbai, September 4
With its highest single-day rise of 1,929 COVID-19 instances, Mumbai’s caseload elevated to 1,52,024 on Friday, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) mentioned.
The demise of 35 sufferers as a result of an infection pushed the toll additional to 7,796, it mentioned.
Before this, Mumbai’s highest one-day surge of 1,751 instances was registered on May 22.
On August 26, town had reported 1,856 COVID-19 instances, however that rise was attributed to some technical glitch within the ICMR’s portal skilled a day earlier than that.
The civic physique mentioned that as 1,110 sufferers have been discharged from hospitals within the final 24 hours, the variety of recoveries rose to 1,21,671.
Presently, Mumbai’s fee of restoration of COVID-19 instances is 80 per cent, the BMC mentioned.
According to the civic physique, there are 22,220 lively instances within the metropolis at current.
The BMC mentioned it has performed over 8.02 lakh COVID-19 checks to date.
The metropolis has a mean development fee of 90 per cent, whereas the doubling fee of 77 days, it mentioned. PTI