Mumbai: Dharavi reports first COVID-19 case since March 17
Mumbai, May 05: Mumbai's slum colony Dharavi reported a new coronavirus case on Wednesday, its first infection since March 17, a Brihanmumbai Municipal corporation (BMC) official said.
The official said the slum-dominated area, once a coronavirus hotspot, has witnessed the first coronavirus infection since March 17.
With this, Dharavi's overall tally of COVID-19 cases reached 8,653, while its death toll stood at 419, according to the BMC official.
The official said the BM's G North ward, that houses Dharavi, now has six active COVID-19 cases - three in Dadar, two in Mahim and one in Dharavi.