Mumbai Containment Zones Today: Looking at the rising cases of coronavirus, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation on Thursday increased the containment zones to 622. Also Read - Odisha Lockdown: COVID-19 Patients Can Now be Admitted to Private Hospitals For Treatment
Issuing a statement, Additional Municipal Commissioner of Brihanmumbai Municipal Commission said that the restrictions in containment zones will not be relaxed until further notification. Also Read - Air Travel Latest News: British Airways Announces Flights to London From These 4 Cities From August 17
He further added that the number of containment zones in Mumbai currently is at 622 and the total number of positive coronavirus cases in these zones has increased to 30,781. Also Read - COVID-19 Vaccine to Cost Less Than Rs 250 Per Dose: Serum Institute
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The BMC also said that the number of coronavirus cases in Mumbai has gone up to 1,11,964 with addition of 1,118 new cases on Wednesday. The death toll in the city has also gone up went up to 6,244 with 60 deaths being reported.
The civic body also said the average doubling rate of COVID-19 cases has improved to 72 days and the average growth rate has dropped down below 1 percent.