Coronavirus claims first victim in Maharashtra
Mumbai, March 17, 2020
A 64-year-old coronavirus (COVID-19) patient died here on Tuesday, making him the first such victim in Maharashtra and India's third reported death due to the disease.
The man was under treatment at the state-run Kasturba Hospital in south-central Mumbai for the past few days.
Health and government officials concerned declined to share further details.
There are another 38 coronavirus-positive patients admitted in hospitals across the state.