New Delhi/Mumbai. Where the panic of Corona has increased once again in Maharashtra. At the same time, more than 5600 cases of corona were reported in Maharashtra in the last 24 hours. Of these, 3000 were found in Mumbai alone. Along with this, according to the news, Balasaheb Thorat, a minister in the Maharashtra government, has also been found to be corona infected. In such a situation, he is the fourth minister of the state to be infected.
I have tested positive for #COVID19 . I am asymptomatic and taking treatment on the advice of a doctor.
I appeal to all those you have come in my contact to get themselves tested. I urge everyone to wear a mask and follow all Covid19 protocols.
– Balasaheb Thorat (bb_thorat) December 30, 2021
It is to be known that earlier the Minister of State for Urban Development Prajakt Tanpure, Tribal Development Minister KC Padvi and Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad have also been found positive. In this way, so far 52 people including these ministers have been found corona infected during the assembly session of Maharashtra. On the other hand, Sharad Pawar’s daughter and MP Supriya Sule and her husband Sadanand are also corona infected.
Significantly, there has been a tremendous explosion of Omicron variants in Maharashtra. Yes, for the first time in the state, 198 new cases have been reported in a day, after which the number of infected has now increased to 450. In which 125 people have recovered and gone home after recovering. At the same time, in the last one day, 5,368 patients of corona have been found across the state. The State Health Department has given this information on Thursday.
If the Health Department is to be believed, then on Thursday, 5,368 new infected have been found. After which the number of active cases has reached 18217. At the same time 22 people have also died. In this way, 1,468 cases have been found more on Thursday than on Wednesday.