Mumbai: Maharashtra Minister Aditya Thackeray on Saturday examined constructive for the novel Coronavirus. Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray’s son took to Twitter and made the annoucement.
Aditya additionally knowledgeable that he has examined constructive with delicate Covid-19 signs and urged everybody who got here involved with me to get themselves examined.
“On having delicate signs of COVID, I had myself examined and I’m COVID constructive. I request everybody who got here involved with me to get themselves examined. I urge everybody to grasp that this can be very necessary to not let your guard down. Please observe COVID protocols & keep protected,” he tweeted.
Aditya tested positive for the deadly contagion as Maharashtra ranks among top in the list of eight states that are showing a rising trajectory in daily number of positive Covid-19 cases.
Maharashtra alone accounts for more than 50 per cent of active cases in the country. State’s overall Covid-19 caseload surged past 24 lakh mark on Friday with Mumbai crossing the daily count of 3,000-plus Covid-19 cases for the first time since the pandemic hit the country.
Adding 25,681 new cases – compared with highest 25,833 new patients on Thursday, the state tally as of March 19 stands at 24,22,021.
Similarly, Mumbai added one other 3,063 new circumstances and the town complete jumped to 355,914, sending shockwaves among the many civic well being authorities.
The state loss of life fee was 2.20 p.c, the restoration fee stood at 90.42 p.c, with the variety of energetic circumstances, leaping to 177,560 now, with the best determine of sufferers in Pune, Mumbai and Thane, respectively.