Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has so far collected over ₹77 crores in fines from mask rule violators till October 24.
The BMC in a statement issued on its behalf referred to the sharing of the said amount and said that the Municipal Corporation has collected Rs 64.16 crore from all the 227 wards in the past 1.5 years whereas the Mumbai Police has collected Rs 12.70 crore during the same period. The Mumbai railway has collected Rs 50.35 lakh since the start of the pandemic, it added.
Meanwhile, Maharashtra reported fewer coronavirus infections on Sunday at 1,410, according to the state’s health bulletin.
According to the state health bulletin, 18 COVID-19 patients died during the day in the state while 1,520 patients were discharged from hospitals in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of recoveries in the state. increased. Gaya. 64,35,439.
According to the health bulletin, the number of active cases in the state stood at 23,894, taking the total number of cases to 66,02,961. 1,91,401 people were in-home quarantine and another 903 were in institutional quarantine.
The state’s COVID-19 recovery rate stood at 97.46 per cent, while the death rate stood at 2.12 per cent. The cumulative number of coronavirus tests conducted in the state rose to 6,18,93,695.
Among districts, Mumbai reported the highest new infections at 408 and six deaths, taking the state capital’s caseload to 7,53,680 and the death toll to 16,213.