Thane, May 17 : An Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), attached to the Thane Police Commissionerate, is among those detected to be COVID-19 positive, a senior civic officer informed on Sunday. On Saturday, the high-ranking cop was found to be infected from the contagion after which the building, in which he resided alone, has been sealed.
With 3,432 pandemic cases so far, the recovery rate of the district stands at 33 per cent as 1,117 patients have been cured of the contagion, state authorities. With a high number of infected individuals, the recovery percentage for Thane, KalyanDombivli, Navi Mumbai and Mira-Bhayandar suburbs stands at 26, 39, 33 and 65, respectively. Presently, the district's death toll stands at 105. (UNI)