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Mumbai's Covid cases hit another high at 11,100

Source: PTI   -  Edited By: Hemant Waje
April 04, 2021 20:45 IST
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Mumbai recorded its highest single-day spike of 11,163 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, which pushed the city's caseload to 4,52,445, the civic body said.

IMAGE: A massive crowd of people amid the rise in COVID-19 cases at Dadar vegetable market in Mumbai. Photograph: ANI Photo

With the death of 25 patients, the fatality count of the metropolis reached 11,776, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation said in a statement.

A total of 5,263 patients were discharged from hospitals, which took the recovery count to 3,71,628.

 

As many as 43,597 tests were conducted across the city on Sunday, which took its overall test count to 42,49,175, the BMC said.

The COVID-19 recovery rate of Mumbai district is 82 per cent, while the case growth rate from March 28 to April 3 was 1.61 percent. The case doubling rate is 42 days, the statement said.

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