Pune, July 5, 2020: In the last 12 hours, 218 new Coronavirus Disease (COVID19) patients have been reported taking the total number of patients to 27529 in Pune district. The new cases were detected between 9 pm Saturday to 9 am today (Sunday).
Dr Bhagwan Pawar, District Health Officer (DHO), said that there 27,311 patients till 9 pm yesterday out of which 853 people have died. Most of the patients are from Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) area.
The 27,311 patients include 20,588 from Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) area, 4398 from Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC), 564 from Pune Cantonment, 217 from Khadki Cantonment, 27 from Dehuroad Cantonment and 1522 from Pune rural areas. In the Pune rural areas, there are 16 from Baramati town, 19 from Baramati rural, 124 from Daund town, 1 from Jejuri, 44 from Talegaon Dabhade, 20 from Chakan, 70 from Saswad, 9 from Alandi, 1 from Lonavala, 4 from Shirur town, 2 from Junnar town, 19 from Indapur town, 5 from Bhor town, 2 from Vadgaon, 8 from Rajguru Nagar, 522 from Haveli, 46 from Shirur, 81 from Junnar rural, 122 from Khed, 89 from Mulshi, 36 from Velha, 32 from Bhor, 21 from Indapur rural, 46 from Daund rural, 75 from Maval, 29 from Purandar and 62 from Ambegaon.
State Health Minister Rajesh Tope said that the current count of COVID19 patients in the state of Maharashtra is 200064. Yesterday, newly 7074 patients have been identified as positive. Also newly 3395 patients have been cured yesterday. Till now 108082 patients are cured and discharged from the hospitals while there are still 83295 active patients in the state. Yesterday 295 people died taking the total deaths to 8671 till now.
According to the Union Health Ministry, the number of Coronavirus positive patients has reached 6,73,225 across the country. Out of this, 409,082 have been cured and discharged from hospitals while 19,268 people have died and one patient has migrated out of the country. There are still 244,874 active patients undergoing treatment in hospitals across the country.