Mumbai Records 8,938 New COVID-19 Cases, 23 Deaths
Mumbai reported 8,938 new COVID-19 cases today, a drop from over 10,000 infections each on the previous two days, and 23 new deaths, the city civic body said.
According to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation's (BMC) updated data, with the addition of 8,938 cases, the city's COVID-19 tally surged to 4,91,698, while the death count jumped to 11,874.
The financial capital had reported 10,428 new COVID-19 cases and 23 fatalities on Wednesday and 10,030 infections and 31 deaths on Tuesday.
According to the BMC, 4,503 COVID-19 patients were discharged from hospitals during the day, pushing the number of recovered cases to 3,92,514.
Mumbai's number of active COVID-19 cases rose to 86,279, it said.