Moreover, Maharashtra on Wednesday recorded 43,697 new Covid positive cases. This is 10 per cent more than the previous day (Tuesday’s) tally. It includes 214 Omicron infections, and also saw 49 fatalities, as per the health department.
With this, Maharashtra’s caseload reached 73,25,825 and the fatality count rose to 1,41,934. The fresh Omicron cases take the tally of those infected with the Omicron strain to 1,860.