coronavirus outbreak live updates


Coronavirus disease also referred to as COVID-19) is an infectious disease, which is highly communicable. The World Health Organization has declared the COVID-19 outbreak as a pandemic. In India, Maharashtra is one of the worst impacted state and Mumbai has emerged as a hotspot. A nationwide lockdown imposed in India to contain the spread and there are several containment zones been made in Mumbai to make sure that the virus does not spread any further. World over, efforts are being made to develop a vaccine for coronavirus. Stay Tuned to all the live updates of Coronavirus spread in Mumbai and Maharashtra and the updates on coronavirus vaccine here.


02:06 PM, Dec 01 IST
COVID-19 patients to get screened for mental health issuesClick to read the whole story.
01:45 PM, Dec 01 IST
Sion Hospital to conduct third phase of Covaxin clinical trials from todayClick to read the whole story.
01:04 PM, Dec 01 IST
Maharashtra reports 3,837 new COVID-19 cases; 80 deaths on November 30Click to read the whole story.
11:51 AM, Dec 01 IST
Mumbai: 24 teaching, 10 non-teaching staff test positive for COVID-19Click to read the whole story.
10:57 AM, Dec 01 IST
COVID-19 vaccine will be invented in Pune and not by Modi: NCP's Supriya Sule on PM's visit to SIIClick to read the whole story.
10:32 AM, Dec 01 IST
25% rise in crimes against women, children in Mumbai in 2019-2020Click to read the whole story.
10:15 AM, Dec 01 IST
Live venues in Mumbai kickstart operationsClick to read the whole story.
09:10 AM, Dec 01 IST
Moderna vaccine claims it is 100% effective at preventing severe disease from the coronavirus
09:09 AM, Dec 01 IST
Coronavirus Vaccine Update: India unlikey to use Pfizer's any time soon

India is unlikely to use Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine any time soon or deliver it as a treatment for the coronavirus infection in every part of the country with its super-cold storage requirement.

However, with 95 per cent effectiveness against the COVID-19 infection, Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine is likely to get regulatory approval from the UK government as early as next week.

09:06 AM, Dec 01 IST
India's COVID-19 cases crosses 94 Lakh-Mark on Nov 30

India recorded less than 40,000 new cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours, government COVID-19 data shows. The number of fresh infections was 7 per cent lower than Sunday's, taking India's COVID-19 tally past the 94-lakh mark on Monday, November 30.

With a one-day jump of 38,772 fresh COVID-19 cases and 443 deaths, India's total cases of coronavirus shot to 94.31 lakh with 1,37,139 deaths, so far.

08:55 AM, Dec 01 IST
Maharashtra's daily count sees a dip, total tally reaches 18-lakh mark

Maharashtra witnesses a dip in the daily count of coronavirus cases on November 30 as the state registered 3,837 new cases in the last 24 hours. The state's total tally now stands at 18,23,896, and 80 fatalities to take the state’s toll to 47,151.

08:48 AM, Dec 01 IST
Mumbai reports 646 new COVID-19 cases, 19 deaths in 24 hours

Mumbai reported 646 new positive cases of COVID-19, taking the tally of total cases to 2,83,460 on Monday, November 30. At least 19 people succumbed to the coronavirus, taking the death toll in Mumbai to 10,810. There are 13,008 active cases in Mumbai. 

Also, 775 patients were discharged today and with this, the total patients discharged till now stands at 2,56,635. The recovery rate of Mumbai district is 91 per cent.

08:45 AM, Dec 01 IST
Dharavi reports nine new coronavirus positive cases

According to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), nine more persons tested positive for coronavirus in the slum-clusters of Dharavi in the city on Monday, November 30. Taking the total tally to 3,692, while the locality has 20 active cases, it has registered 3,361 discharges till date.

08:42 AM, Dec 01 IST
Mumbai Airport ranked the safest airport in India

The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSIA) has been rated as the safest airport in the country by Safe Travels barometer which maintains a database of COVID-19 health and safety protocols.

10:24 PM, Nov 30 IST
Ambedkar's death anniversary: thousands of letters received at Chaityabhoomi and Dadar Post OfficeClick to read the whole story.
06:52 PM, Nov 30 IST
Rajasthan BJP MLA Kiran Maheshwari passes away due to COVID-19Click to read the whole story.
05:14 PM, Nov 30 IST
Railways to change its schedule for Express trains from Dec 1Click to read the whole story.
05:13 PM, Nov 30 IST
Mira Bhayandar reports 47 new COVID-19 cases on November 29Click to read the whole story.
05:13 PM, Nov 30 IST
Mira Bhayandar reports 47 new COVID-19 cases on November 29Click to read the whole story.
03:13 PM, Nov 30 IST
All you need to know about the COVID passport you'll need during international travelClick to read the whole story.