As many as 1,176 new COVID-19 circumstances and 6 deaths had been reported within the final 24 hours in Pune district, as per Well being Division, Pune Zilha Parishad on Sunday. The dying toll as a result of COVID-19 mounted to 9,183. The general constructive circumstances stand at three,98,607 together with 7,355 lively circumstances. Maharashtra reported 6,971 new COVID-19 circumstances and 35 deaths within the final 24 hours.
In response to the state well being division, the whole variety of COVID-19 circumstances in Maharashtra has reached 21,00,884 with the addition of latest circumstances. The dying toll within the state has risen to 51,788 with the addition of 35 deaths.
A complete of 19,94,947 individuals have recovered from the virus within the state as of in the present day, with 2,417 further recoveries within the state. The variety of lively circumstances in Maharashtra stands at 52,956.
Owing to the spike in COVID-19 circumstances within the state, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray knowledgeable that the approaching eight days will resolve whether or not there shall be a lockdown within the state.
In a video handle, Thackeray mentioned, “Would you like lockdown? The subsequent eight days will resolve. Maharashtra has reported round 7,000 COVID circumstances in the present day. If the COVID-19 state of affairs deteriorates, then now we have to impose lockdown. Those that need a lockdown can roam round with out masks whereas those that don’t need it should put on a masks and comply with all the foundations.”
On the subject of the state authorities’s marketing campaign in opposition to COVID-19 “my household, my duty”, the chief minister launched a brand new slogan “I’m accountable”.