Total COVID-19 positive cases reached 5649 in Maharashtra

The Medical Education and Drug Department and Public Health Department announced that 431 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours in Maharashtra.

Updated: Apr 23, 2020 17:58 IST


Roselet Sheena Merli

Tags: India Corona

COVID-19 positive cases rise to 5,649

With these newly added cases, the total number of COVID-19 positive cases has reached 5,649 in Maharashtra. 

As per the last update at 10:00 am today, 18 new deaths were recorded due to COVID-19 in Maharashtra. The number of total deaths in the State stands at 269. The department also reported that the mortality rate is 4.76 among positive patients. 

Maharashtra remains the worst-hit so far. At present, the total number of coronavirus positive cases in India rose to 21,393, including 1 6,454 active cases, 4,257 cured/discharged/migrated, and 681 deaths.