Aurangabad : The Marathwada region of Maharashtra recorded 142 fresh COVID-19 cases and 4 patients succumbed during the past 24 hours, health authorities informed on Sunday.
The district headquarters report stated that of eight districts in the region, Beed district was the worst-affected with 55 cases and 2 deaths, followed by Aurangabad with 16 cases and single death ,Jalna single case and single death, Osmanabad had 56 cases, Latur six cases, Nanded 5 cases and Parbhani thress cases.
Hingoli did not register any Covid positive case on the fourth consecutive day.
Meanwhile, during the past 24 hours, 3,075 fresh cases of COVID-19 were recorded across the state, taking the cumulative tally to 63,08,491.
The state also registered 35 more deaths, taking the death toll to 1,38,096.
Meanwhile, 3,056 patients recovered in the state, pushing the total number of recoveries to 1,38,061 the recovery rate currently stands at 97.05 per cent while the fatality rate is 2.12 per cent.
At present, there are 49,796 active cases across Maharashtra undergoing treatment at different COVID-19 centres and hospitals, the health authorities said.