1705 new COVID patients detected in Pune city, 11 deaths
Pune, July 17, 2020: In the last 24 hours, a total of 773 people were discharged from hospitals after being cured of COVID19 in Pune city today. Also, 1705 new patients were detected while 11 patients died (see below). Today swab samples of 6811 people were collected for COVID tests.
According to Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), the total number of Coronavirus positive patients till date has reached 34,040 out of which 21,107 have been cured while 917 have died. There are still 12016 active patients undergoing treatment in various hospitals. They include 527 critical patients out of which 82 are on ventilator support.
According to PCMC, the total number of Coronavirus positive patients has reached 9790 out of which 5900 have been cured while 162 have died. 3109 active patients are still undergoing treatment. There are 279 non-PCMC residents currently admitted in PCMC. Till now 49 non-PCMC residents have died while 455 have been cured.
In Maharashtra, a total of 2217 patients were discharged while 8308 new Covid-19 cases were reported today. 258 people died due to Coronavirus in the state. The current count of COVID19 patients in the state of Maharashtra is 2,92,589 informed State Health Minister Rajesh Tope.
According to the state health department, 1,60,357 patients have been cured. As of today, there are 1,20,480 active cases in the state. The recovery rate in the state is 54.81% while the fatality rate in the state is 3.91%.
According to the Union Health Ministry, the number of Coronavirus positive patients has reached 1,00,3832 across the country. Out of this, 635,756 have been cured and discharged from hospitals while 25,602 people have died and one patient has migrated out of the country. There are still 3,42,473 active patients undergoing treatment in hospitals across the country.