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Maharashtra: 249 new Covid-19 cases in Thane, 8 more deaths

Thane has reported 249 new cases of coronavirus, taking the infection tally in the Maharashtra district to 5,54,893, an official said on Tuesday.

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File photo: Buddhist monks receive Covid-19 vaccine doses at a nursing training college in Thane.

has reported 249 new cases of coronavirus, taking the infection tally in the district to 5,54,893, an official said on Tuesday.

These new cases were reported on Monday, he said.

Eight more people also died due to the viral infection, which pushed the fatality toll in the district to 11,351, he said, adding that the COVID-19 mortality rate in stood at 2.04 per cent.

In neighbouring Palghar district, the COVID-19 case count has gone up to 1,35,147, while the death toll has reached 3,272, another official said.

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First Published: Tue, September 14 2021. 11:22 IST