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Maharashtra records 67,013 new Covid-19 cases; Mumbai continues downward trend and adds 7,367 cases to its tally

Maharashtra on Thursday registered 67,013 new cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) taking the caseload to over 4.09 million, according to the state health department’s bulletin. As many as 568 people succumbed to the disease on Thursday. This is the second consecutive day the daily death figures were at 568. Maharashtra’s total cases now include […]

Amid covid surge, BMC takes over 69 nursing homes

As demand for beds in private hospitals shot up over the weekend, the Brihanmumbai Municipal corporation added 2269 isolation beds, including 360 ICUs, in private hospitals for Covid-19 patients. As many as 69 nursing homes were taken over. BMC Commissioner Iqbal Singh Chahal reiterated that no bed will be directly available for admission for patients […]