1,809 police personnel test positive for COVID-19 in Maharashtra; death toll at 18


At least 1,809 personnel from the Maharashtra Police have tested positive for COVID-19 so far, according to the department on Monday.


The total number of cases includes 194 police officers and 1,615 other ranks.

According to a release by the Maharashtra Police, as many as 18 policemen have died of coronavirus and 678 police personnel have been cured in the state as of today. 

According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Maharashtra has reported 50,231 coronavirus cases.

Out of the total cases, 14,600 patients have been discharged. The number of deaths due to COVID-19 in the state now stands at 1,635.


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