Maharashtra toll 12 after death of 2 more COVID-19 patients
MUMBAI, (PTI): Two more COVID-19 patients died in Maharashtra, taking the state toll to 12, health officials said on Wednesday.
One was a 75-year-old man from Mumbai, while the other, a 50-year-old man, died in adjoining Palghar district, the officials said.
“The 75-year-old male patient died here on Tuesday. We are finding details of his travel history and also checking if someone close to him had a travel history, an official said.
The Palghar man had no travel history, he said.
This is the first death reported from Palghar, a predominantly tribal district.
Maharashtra now has 320 COVID-19 cases and 12 deaths.
Thirty nine coronavirus positive patients have been discharged after recovery.