Pune, May 26, 2020: In the last 24 hours, there were 327 new Coronavirus positive patients reported in Pune district which includes Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC), Pune rural and three cantonments. The report was generated at 9 pm today. 160 people were discharged from hospitals while 9 died during treatment today.
Dr Bhagwan Pawar, District Health Officer (DHO), said that out of total 6480 patients 3355 have been cured and discharged from hospitals, while 289 people have died. There are still 2836 active patients undergoing treatment including 214 critical patients. Most of the patients are from Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) area. Till now 43,927 people have been tested in the district and results of 1359 persons are still awaited.
The 6480 patients include 5502 from Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) area, 423 from Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC), 259 from Pune Cantonment, 33 from Khadki Cantonment, 2 from Dehuroad Cantonment and 261 from Pune rural areas. In the Pune rural areas, there are 8 from Baramati town, 6 from Baramati rural, 48 from Daund town, 1 from Jejuri, 2 from Talegaon Dabhade, 1 from Chakan, 79 from Haveli, 8 from Shirur, 7 from Junnar, 14 from Khed, 19 from Mulshi, 31 from Velha, 13 from Bhor, 6 from Indapur, 1 from Daund rural, 10 from Maval, 3 from Purandar and 7 from Ambegaon.
Across Maharashtra, there were 2091 new COVID19 cases taking the total number of cases to 54,758. Also, 97 people died while 1168 got discharge from hospitals after being cured. There are still 36004, active cases. The total death toll stands at 1792, while 16,954 patients have been discharged till date, according to Maharashtra Health Department.
According to the Union Health Ministry, the number of Coronavirus positive patients has reached 145,380 across the country. Out of this, 60,490 have been cured and discharged from hospitals while 4167 people have died and one patient has migrated out of the country. There are still 80,722 active patients undergoing treatment in hospitals across the country.