registered a spike of 11,813 new cases on Thursday which took the
tally in the state to 5,60,126.
patients dying, the death toll in the state reached 19,063, the state health department said.
On the other hand, 9,115 patients were discharged from hospitals, it said.
So far 3,90,948 Covid-19 patients have recovered in Maharashtra while there are 1,49,798 active cases.
29,76,090 people have been tested so far.
The case fatality rate in the state is 3.4 per cent and recovery rate is 69.8 per cent.
Currently there are 10,25,660 persons in home quarantine and 36,450 in institutional quarantine.
The Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) recorded 3,395 new cases, including 1,200 in Mumbai alone, during the day.
The region also saw 140 deaths including 48 in Mumbai.
The number of cases in MMR is now 2,78,969 and death toll is 11,201.
Mumbai has recorded 1,27,556 positive cases and 6,991 deaths.
Elsewhere in Maharashtra, 669 new cases were recorded in Nashik city, 229 in Ahmednagar city, 1,148 in Pune city, 848 in Pimpri-Chinchwad, 113 in Kolhapur city, 144 in Sangli city, 143 in Aur