COVID-19: Toll crosses 200 in Thane after 17 fresh deaths

COVID-19: Toll crosses 200 in Thane after 17 fresh deaths

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Thane, May 28 : After 393 positive cases of Novel Coronavirus, the total number of cases reached 6690, while the death toll reached 207, after 17 fresh deaths were reported in this Maharashtra district.

In a late-night report on Wednesday, the district administration said the positive cases included two Corporators of TMC, one belonging to BJP and another to NCP. The 79 people, who had tested positive on a single day on Wednesday, included three children, reports from the Navi Mumbai said. The powerloom town of Bhiwandi has already crossed 100 cases and Rural parts of Thane, including Sahapur, has crossed 300 cases. Reports from the district administration stated that a total of 40,000 suspected cases were tested, of which 6690 were found positive.

In the neighbouring district of Palghar, 682 people were found COVID positive and till now, there were a total of 25 deaths in the district. TMC-Thane has recorded 2450 cases so far, while KDMC-Kalyan registered 882 cases, MBMCMira Bhayander had 577, NMMC Navi Mumbai -1853, UMC- Ulhasnagar -245 , BNMCBhiwandi -102, AMC- Ambernath -85, BMC- Badlapur-192, and Thane Rural recorded 304 cases. (UNI)