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Pune, Mumbai hit record high, report nearly 12k Covid cases

Across Maharashtra, which already accounts for one in every five positive cases in the country, a total of 31,855 new cases were discovered – a new high. Pune and Mumbai reported record number of coronavirus cases on Wednesday, pushing Maharashtra to a new peak. Pune, which has been contributing the highest number of cases for […]

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Pune: Coronavirus fear keeps donors away, blood banks stare at shortage

Nearly 10 blood donation camps have been cancelled and others postponed this week itself, according to officials at blood banks of Deenanath Mangeshkar hospital, Sahyadri hospital and other hospitals in the city. Blood banks in Pune have already started facing a shortage as concerns about novel coronavirus (COVID 2019) infection are keeping potential donors away. […]