Maharashtra on Wednesday recorded 8,807 fresh Covid-19 infections, its sharpest one-day spike in 129 days

Maharashtra water resources minister and state NCP chief Jayant Patil on Thursday said he has tested positive for coronavir

As cases of the coronavirus disease witnessed a fresh surge in Mumbai and Maharashtra, city mayor Kishori Pednekar on Tuesday urged people to take precautions and warned there would have to be another lockdown. Whether another lockdown would be implemented or not, kishori Pednekar said, is in people’s hands.

India added 44,376 fresh COVID cases and 481 fatalities due to the COVID in the last 24 hours, government data showed on Wednesday

Maharashtra’s COVID-19 tally on Friday increased to 15,76,062 with 11,447 new cases coming to light, said a state health official.