Divisional Commissioner observes a decline in Covid positivity rate
On Tuesday, Pune Divisional Commissioner Saurabh Rao said that they had observed a declining trend in Covid positivity rate in the last two weeks but warned against any complacency.
Satara district in Pune division have 25 percent positivity rate while Pune,Sangli and Kolhapur districts have 23 per cent positivity rate.
There are 61,868 active cases across Pune, Satara, Sangli, Solapur and Kolhapur districts and 3.8 lakh persons have recovered from Covid-19.
Rao said, “We have sufficient hospital beds and, in Pune too, major hospitals have started reporting a dip in new infection, this has come as a relief, but we cannot be complacent.”