Only one case of corona virus in Dharavi, Asia’s largest slum, became a hotspot in April

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Spread over an area of ​​about two and a half square kilometers, Dharavi is considered to be the largest slum in Asia with a population of more than six and a half lakhs.

Dharavi Coronavirus Update: The total cases in Dharavi have gone up to 6,829, out of which 6,451 patients have recovered from the infection and 19 are undergoing treatment.

Mumbai. For the first time in four months, only one new case of coronavirus was reported in Mumbai’s Dharavi on Thursday. An official of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said that not a single case was reported in the slum area on Wednesday.

The official said that the total cases in Dharavi have gone up to 6,829, out of which 6,451 patients have recovered from the infection and 19 are undergoing treatment. Dharavi became a hotspot of corona virus in early April and on April 8, 99 cases were reported.

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Spread over an area of ​​about two and a half square kilometers, Dharavi is considered to be the largest slum in Asia with a population of more than six and a half lakhs.

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On the other hand, after 568 new cases of Kovid-19 were reported in Thane, Maharashtra, the number of infected in the district increased to 5,18,831. An official said on Thursday that these new cases came to the fore on Wednesday.

He said that after the death of 44 more people due to infection, the death toll in the district increased to 9,332. The death rate from Kovid-19 in the district is 1.79 percent. Meanwhile, another official said that in neighboring Palghar district, the cases of Kovid-19 have increased to 1,10,708 and the death toll is 2,105.

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