National Desk: Coronation havoc in Maharashtra is not taking its name. Recently, Food and Civil Supplies Minister Chhagan Bhujbal has been found infected with the corona virus. Bhujbal is the seventh minister to be infected with the Corona virus this month. He said in a tweet that he is in good health. He tweeted, I have been found infected with Corona virus. Anyone who has come in contact with me in the last two-three days, please get it checked. With them, about 60 per cent ministers of Maharashtra government have been hit by Coronavirus till now. Since the outbreak of Kovid-19 last year, 26 out of 43 ministers in the Maha Vikas Aghadi government have been infected with coronavirus.
Apart from Bhujbal, Water Resources Minister Jayant Patil, Food and Drug Administration Minister Dr. Rajendra Shingan and Health Minister Rajesh Tope have also been found infected with corona. Maharashtra government minister Omprakash alias Bachu Kadu has been found infected with corona for the second time. In Maharashtra, the NCP minister has been the most infected by Corona in the three-party coalition government. Out of a total of 16 NCP ministers, 13 have been found to be corona virus positive. Apart from this, 7 Congress and 5 Shiv Sena ministers have been infected with Corona. Other ministers to be infected with Corona include Deputy CM Ajit Pawar, Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, Housing Minister Jitendra Ahad, Social Justice Minister Dhananjay Munde, Labor Minister Dilip Walse Patil, FDA Minister Rajendra Shingane, Rural Development Minister Hasan Mushrif,
5,210 new cases of corona virus infection in Maharashtra
On Monday, 5,210 new cases of corona virus infection were reported in Maharashtra and no one has died due to the epidemic in Mumbai metropolitan area in the last 24 hours. The health department gave this information. Earlier, more than six thousand cases of infection were being reported daily for three consecutive days. According to an official statement, the total number of cases in the state increased to 21,06,094 after new cases surfaced. On Monday, 1,364 new cases were reported in Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) and 1,154 cases were reported in Akola circle of Vidarbha region. According to the state government, 18 more patients died from Kovid-19 on Monday, after which the number of dead increased to 51,806. According to Brihanmumbai Metropolitan Municipality data, four more patients died of Kovid-19 in Mumbai. So far, 19,99,982 patients have been cured in the state. There are currently 52,956 patients undergoing treatment in Maharashtra.