Over 23% of Mumbai's total Covid-19 cases are senior citizens above the age of 60 and 5% are children and teenagers
Maharashtra's COVID-19 tally as of today stands at 1617658 and 23371 patients were discharged in the state, in the last 24 hours which has taken the recovery count to 1415679. With this, the number of active patients in the state stands at 158852. On the other hand, the capital city reported 1609 positive cases within a day's time, which has pushed the overall case count to 245869 while its death toll has risen to 10384, of which 55 have been freshly reported. Till date, 215269 have recovered in Mumbai and within 24 hours, 894 patients went home after successfully beating the virus.
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According to the reports by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), over 23% of Mumbai's total Covid-19 cases are senior citizens above the age of 60 and 5% are children and teenagers. The majority of the infected people, fall under the age category of 50 to 59 years, succeeded by patients who are between 30 to 39 years.