Insight Online News
Mumbai, May 15 : A total of 59,073 COVID patients were discharged after recovering from the virus in the past 24 hours, according to the state health bulletin issued on Saturday.
This is the seventh consecutive day when more recoveries were reported than new cases across in the state.
With this, total number of recoveries goes up to 47,67,053 in the state.
While 34,848 fresh COVID-19 cases and 960 deaths were also reported in the last 24 hours.
The fresh surge has taken the infections tally to 53,44,063 while the death toll to 80,512.
The recovery rate has now jumps to 89.02 per cent due to more recoveries of patients while fatality rate slightly increased up to 1.51 per cent.
The state has 4,94,032 active cases now undergoing treatment.