On 22 April, the cases rose by 431 while the death count saw an increase of 18. (With PTI). By 2011 55% is the rural population living in towns, villages and 45% is the urban population living in cities, currently there are 355 tehsils and 534 towns in this state.

Nagpur is a rapidly growing region and the third most populous city in Maharashtra behind Mumbai and Pune with a population estimated at 2.9 million. [120] Hotel, cab and private bus businesses in the state also reported a high number of booking cancellations in March. On 22 March, the state reported its second casualty of the virus, with the death of a 63-year-old man in Mumbai.

(PTI). To accommodate a large number of people, many government buildings, schools and colleges were converted to institutional quarantine centres. On 16 April, the total number of cases increased to 3,202 after 286 people tested positive. The district currently has 14,810 active cases, he said. [127], According to a 17 March article in the Indian Express, the economy of Mumbai was projected to suffer losses worth at least ₹ 16,000 crore per month in the service sector, as a result of the outbreak. On 15 April 232 new cases were reported in Maharashtra taking the tally to 2,916. This decline in growth is due to lower fertility and reduced internal migration numbers. The best of journalism is shrinking, yielding to crude prime-time spectacle. [101] As of March 27, they have shifted 300 persons and also got medical check-ups done for them. A total of 681 people were discharged during this period, he added. Active cases had touched a peak on September 17, and there has been steady decline after that. The recovery rate in the civic limits of Kalyan, Navi Mumbai, Ulhasnagar, Amberanth and Badlapur has crossed 90 per cent each, he said.

A bleak comparison was made between Maharashtra and China, given the mounting death toll and Covid-19 positive cases. 3. https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/sp.dyn.cdrt.in, © 2019-2020 populationU, Research papers on Population dynamics and Social affairs, Unique Identification Aadhar India, updated 31,May 2020, A-2 Decadal Variation In Population Since 1901, 2011 Census: Population In Five Year Age-Group, Details of Religion In Main Table C-1- 2011 (India & States/UTs), 2011 Census: Distribution of Disabled(India & States/UTs), 2011 Census: Population Data on District/Sub-Dist Level, https://uidai.gov.in/images/state-wise-aadhaar-saturation.pdf, https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/sp.dyn.cdrt.in, Bhil, Bhil Garasia, Dholi Bhil, Dungri Bhil, Dungri Garasia, Mewasi Bhil, Rawal Bhil, Tadvi Bhil, Bhagalia, Bhilala, Pawra, Vasava, Vasave. There are 1,85,270 active patients in the state now.

There was a huge number of migrants going in and out of the districts, mostly including students and seasonal workers.

Thane, known as the "city of lakes," has a population of more than 1.8 million and it is part of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region. Eicher Motors and Ashok Leyland shut down components plant in Thane and Bhandara respectively.

Commercial establishments such as movie halls, malls, swimming pools and gyms were shut across the state as a precaution. [83], On 18 March, the Federation of Trade Association of Pune announced that all shops, barring grocery stores and pharmacies, will be shut in the city, resulting in the closure of up to 40,000 shops.

(PTI), Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday said gymnasiums and fitness centres in the state will be allowed to reopen from Dussehra, which falls on October 25. Read more here.

07 Nov, 2020, 08.46 PM IST. A bleak comparison was made between Maharashtra and China, given the mounting death toll and Covid-19 positive cases.. The state is bordered by the states Karnataka, Goa, Gujarat, Telangana, Chhattisgarh, and Madhya Pradesh, the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli, and the Arabian Sea. Maharashtra is also home to the Adivasis, an indigenous tribal people that consists of the Halba, Konkana, Warli, and Thakar. Hindu is the largest religion in Maharashtra religion wise population with 79.83% of 89 million population, followed by Muslim with 11.54% of 12.9 million, 5.81% with Buddhism of 6.5 million and other 2.82% is shared by other religions like Christianity(0.96%), Sikhism(0.2%) and Jainism(1.25%). UNICEF is the training and technical support partner in this intervention. Maharashtra total now at 39", "Yavatmal woman tests +ve for coronavirus; total count now 39 in Maharashtra", "Coronavirus patient, 64, dies in Mumbai; third death in India", "COVID-19 Outbreak: No. The district-level core group and Covid-19 response teams were formed for better coordination, bringing members and experts from various line departments. But if someone happened to have money, we provided food free of cost. India reported 62,212 new Covid-19 cases and 837 deaths in the 24 hours ending 9 am Saturday. The RT-PCR test facility is functional from October 15, the airport said in a release. In a significant move towards India potentially getting a Covid-19 vaccine by the end of this year, the country’s top drug regulator has approved a request by Dr Reddy’s Laboratories to conduct mid- to late-stage human trials for the Russian Sputnik V vaccine candidate.
The district has one of the best recovery rates (78.33 per cent) in Maharashtra.

[111] Mumbai university canceled the examinations of its first and second-year students respectively[112] and the education minister of Maharashtra wrote a letter to the university to cancel the examinations of its third-year students.

All places of worship are closed in Maharashtra due to the coronavirus outbreak and devotees can have online darshan of the Tulja Bhavani Temple in Tuljapur, some 260 kilometres from here, Osmanabad Collector Kaustubh Divegaonkar said on Friday. To manage heavy passenger traffic in the upcoming festive season, the Western Railway has announced that it will run 12 special trains that would be operated on various routes during the time of Dussehra and Diwali .

On 2 May, the state had 790 new positive cases and 36 more deaths. 16 of these deaths were from Mumbai, while, State officials confirmed 352 new cases on 13 April, out of which 242 were from Mumbai and 50 linked to the.


Mar Pool sampling has also been done as per government guidelines.