Thane registers 463 new COVID-19 cases; three deaths

463 new COVID-19 cases were found in Thane district taking the caseload up to 2,61,667 while three people have lost their lives.

Thane registers 463 new COVID-19 cases; three deaths

Thane reported 463 new COVID-19 cases and three deaths on Tuesday, February 23, taking the total number of cases in the district up to 2,61,667. There are 4,673 active cases and 2,50,748 patients have completely recovered so far.

The death toll in Thane has now reached 6,246 in the district with three new deaths reported in the last 24 hours. While the recovery rate stands at 95.83 per cent while the mortality rate is 2.39 per cent.

As many as 45,776 COVID-19 cases and 1,202 deaths were reported in Palghar district.

On Tuesday, February 23, Maharashtra recorded 6,218 fresh cases of the novel coronavirus. This propelled the state's COVID-19 tally to 21,12,312. Currently, there are 53,409 active cases in the state. With 5,869 COVID-19 patients discharged in the day, the number of recovered soared to 20,05,851.

More than 51 people from the state have lost their lives to this disease in the last 24 hours while the total has now mounted to 51,857. While 2,79,288 persons are under home quarantine, 2,484 others have been admitted to institutional quarantine centres. The COVID-19 recovery rate and fatality rate in the state stand at 95.96 per cent, and 2.45 per cent respectively.

Meanwhile, India reported 13,742 new cases, 14,037 recoveries and 104 deaths taking the tally up to 1,10,30,176 on Tuesday, February 23. According to the data by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in total 1,07,26,702 have completely recovered. The death toll is at 1,56,567 in the country. At present, there are 1,46,907 active cases. According to the ICMR, 21,30,36,275 samples have been tested up to February 23. So far, 1,21,65,598 healthcare workers have been vaccinated in the country.

For all the updates regarding Coronavirus in Mumbai and Maharashtra, please follow our live blog here

MumbaiLive would like to send you latest news updates