Mumbai reported 1,745 COVID-19 cases and one death on Saturday, taking the tally here to 10,78,944 and the toll to 19,571, a civic official said. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation official said that of the new cases, only 99 required hospitalisation, of which 11 required oxygen support, taking the total number of such patients to 34.
He said the number of recoveries rose to 10,49,326 from 888, leaving the metropolis with an active caseload of 10,047 from 9,191 a day earlier. He said 14,227 samples were tested in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of tests to 1,72,74,399.
BMC data showed that the recovery rate was 97 per cent, the overall growth rate of cases between June 4 and 10 was 0.122 per cent, while the caseload doubling time was 561 days.