Covid-19: Mumbai records sharp jump in new cases at 1,377, one more dead

With fresh additions, the coronavirus tally in the metropolis rose to 7,73,298, while the death toll increased to 16,374, the civic body said in a bulletin. Mumbai on Tuesday reported 1,377 new COVID-19 cases, a steep rise from 809 infections reported a day ago, and one more death, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said. With … Read more

COVID-19: Mumbai sees 809 fresh cases, three deaths; active tally at 4,765

With 43,383 samples being examined in the last 24 hours, the number of tests in the country’s financial capital went up to 1,34,92,241, BMC data showed. Mumbai on Monday reported 809 COVID-19 cases and three deaths. taking the tally in the metropolis to 7,71,921 and the toll to 16,373, a Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) official … Read more

Covid-19: Mumbai comes long way, latest sero finds 86% resident have antibodies, check details

The latest sero-survey was conducted under the supervision of the BMC during the period between August 12 and September 8 this year. In a significant finding, the fifth sero-survey conducted by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has shown that 86 percent of the population in the city has antibodies against Coronavirus. Out of the 8,674 … Read more

Coronavirus: How BMC made Dharavi bounce back during 2nd wave as daily cases drop to single digit

Recently the officials opened two more vaccination centres to cater to the large population of the slum area at transit camp school and the SWC centre. Dharavi area in Mumbai which houses Asia’s largest slum appears to have tided over the second wave of Coronavirus as the area recorded just three new positive cases on … Read more

Coronavirus second wave in Mumbai: Day after highest daily cases, BMC to conduct rapid antigen tests outside malls, bus stops

The BMC has sealed more than 300 residential complex buildings owing to the large number of Coronavirus positive cases in these buildings. Taken aback by the unprecedented rise in the number of Coronavirus cases in the capital city of Mumbai, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will now conduct rapid antigen tests at crowded places like … Read more

Lockdown in Mumbai? As COVID-19 cases surge, here’s what Guardian Minister said

There has been a sharp rise in the average daily growth rate of coronavirus in Mumbai. Amid a rise in the number of coronavirus cases in Mumbai, Guardian Minister Aslam Sheikh on Tuesday said that partial lockdown or night curfew can’t be ruled out in the commercial capital if the recent spurt in COVID-19 cases … Read more

Covid-19 in Mumbai: No proposal for lockdown now even as cases surge; BMC focuses on testing, masks

The fear of another lockdown in Mumbai had increased due to the recent surge in the number of Coronavirus cases, with the city recording a total of 897 new cases on Saturday. The alarming rate of spread of Coronavirus seen in Mumbai and other parts of the state in the past few days had led … Read more

Mumbai Coronavirus update: Active Covid-19 cases lowest in 8 months, BMC may shut treatment facilities

Additional Municipal Commissioner Suresh Kakani has claimed that even if there is a second wave of Coronavirus infections, it would be less severe than the first wave. (Reuters image) Coronavirus Covid cases in Mumbai: In positive news for Mumbai, the active Coronavirus cases tally has come down below 10,000-mark for the first time in eight … Read more