Maharashtra on Wednesday, October 19, recorded 1,638 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the number of active cases to 26,805. Besides, 49 COVID-19 deaths were reported in the day, taking the number of total fatalities to 1,39,865.
2,791 patients were discharged in the day, taking the tally to 64,24,547. The recovery rate in the state is 97.42%. The case fatality rate in the state is 2.12%.
Currently, 2,09,798 people are in home quarantine and 965 people are in institutional quarantine.