Mumbai: During the past 24 hours, 993 fresh cases of COVID-19 and five more virus-related deaths were reported across the state, according to the health bulletin on Saturday.
With the addition of these new cases, the cumulative total of COVID cases in the state moved up to 81,60,499, and the death toll climbed to 1,48,497.
Out of 1100 positive cases, Mumbai recorded 226 infections. Mumbai and Pune recorded two deaths each, while the fifth fatality was in Nagpur.
At present, 5970 patients are being treated in the state, according to the health bulletin.