Pune Live News: Pune registered 6,464 COVID-19 cases on Sunday with a positivity rate, or infections detected per 100 tests, of 19 percent, bringing the district’s total to 11,90,140.
4,029 cases were reported in Pune city, 1,535 in Pimpri Chinchwad, 591 in rural areas and 148 in border areas. Just like on Sunday, 1,310 patients were admitted to hospitals in the district.
Maharashtra reported 207 new cases of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus on Sunday, bringing the total number of such patients through the state to 1,216, an official statement said.
Sangli reported 57 cases of the Omicron variant, followed by 40 in Mumbai, 22 in Pune city, 21 in Nagpur, 15 in Pimpri Chinchwad, 12 in Thane city, 8 in Kolhapur, 6 in Amravati and 5 in Osmanabad.
So far, 223 cases of the Omicron variant have been reported in Pune city, 68 in Pimpri Chinchwad and 32 in rural Pune.