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India reports 5,108 new Covid cases, 31 deaths

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In the last 24 hours, India reported 5,108 new Covid-19 cases and 31 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday.

The new fatalities increased the nationwide death toll to 5,28,216.

The active caseload dipped to 45,749, accounting for 0.1 per cent of the country’s total positive cases.

The recovery of 5,675 patients in the last 24 hours took the cumulative tally to 4,39,36,092. Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 98.71 per cent.

Meanwhile, the daily and weekly positivity rates stood at 1.44 per cent and 1.70 per cent, respectively.

Also in the same period, a total of 3,55,231 tests were conducted across the country, increasing the overall tally to over 89.02 crore.

As of Wednesday morning, India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 215.67 crore.

Over 4.06 crore adolescents have been administered with a first dose of Covid-19 jab since the beginning of vaccination drive for this age bracket.

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After two years of corona restrictions, Mumbai is now fully on its way.

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Two full years after the disaster of Corona, it is located at Joe’s (CSMT) in Azad Maidan, Mumbai. A three-day annual (Sunni) gathering is going to be held. Let us also tell you that this gathering has been going on continuously for 28 years, the most special and important thing of which is that people from not only the country but also from abroad come to participate in it.

This gathering is organized by Sunni Dawat-e-Islami, whose leader is Hazrat Allama Maulana Shakir Ali Noori.

This meeting which is to be held after two years in Azad Maidan, Mumbai. Its date 16,17,18 December 2022 has been announced. The bodies will start on the first day i.e. (16 December) 2022 immediately after Friday prayers at around 3 PM which will be for ladies only. And it will end at 9 pm.
Then 17 and 18 will be for men.

You should also know that this gathering will be the 29th (29th) gathering so far.

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Mumbai weather update: City’s AQI at 175 improves to ‘moderate’ after being worse than Delhi yesterday

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Mumbai’s Air Quality index (AQI) improved to 175 ‘moderate’, on Thursday 10 am, according to SAFAR. The report also stated that PM 2.5 and PM 10 concentrations in Mumbai were at 98 and 200 respectively. The current PM2.5 concentration in Mumbai is 6.5 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

The air quality of different areas in the city, and metropolitan region fluctuated between moderate and poor categories with Malad recording AQI of 249 slipping into ‘very poor’ category.

The city yet again attained ‘poor’ AQI of 215 during noon hours on Wednesday. It was worse than the national capital which, too, breathed ‘poor’ quality air with an AQI of 193. Although, it improved by the evening to moderate category of 197, but remained higher than that of Delhi.

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The days in the city got colder because of the northerly winds blowing said the Indian Meteorological Department. The weather agency had forecasted a cold wave for parts of Maharashtra and said later that due to new weather system formation in Tamil Nadu, the temperatures may rise again.

The current temperature of the city is 25°C and the humidity percentage was recorded at 48%.

AQI of different areas in Mumbai

Colaba, Mumbai: 108 AQI · Moderate

Malad West, Mumbai: 249 AQI · Poor

Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai: 176 AQI · Poor

Sion, Mumbai AQI: 190 AQI · Poor

Pimpleshwar Mandir, Thane: 98 · Moderate

AQI of other metro cities

The air quality in Pune dipped amid cold wave to poor with an AQI of 158. Meanwhile, Chennai is seeing an AQI of 122. Hyderabad’s AQI was recorded to be 117 while Kolkata dipped to poor category from moderate with an AQI of 180. India’s Silicon Valley, Bengaluru recorded an AQI of 63 and Ahmedabad saw AQI of 104. Delhi’s AQI is ‘poor’ with the figure standing at 174 today.

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Mumbai weather update: Several areas see ‘poor’ air quality, Mazgaon dips to ‘very poor’ with AQI 317; temperature at 24.2°C

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Mumbai woke up to a rather breezy Wednesday on November 23. The air quality of different areas in the city, and metropolitan region fluctuated between moderate and poor categories with Mazgaon recording AQI of 317 slipping into ‘very poor’ category.

The city’s overall AQI remained in the moderate category as it stood at 180 while the pollutant PM 2.5 and PM 10 concentrations were at 98 and 162 respectively.

The AQI of the city remained in the ‘moderate’ category at 161 yesterday.

The Air Quality Index from 0 to 100 is considered as good, 100 to 200 is moderate, from 200 to 300 it is poor, and 300 to 400 is very poor and from 400 to 500 or above it is considered as severe.

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The days in the city got colder because of the northerly winds blowing said the Indian Meteorological Department. The weather agency had forecasted a cold wave for parts of Maharashtra and said later that due to new weather system formation in Tamil Nadu, the temperatures may rise again.

The IMD has predicted that the minimum temperature in the city will rise to about 20°C and the maximum to 32°C with mainly clear sky for the next 24 hours.

The current temperature of the city is 24.2°C and the humidity percentage was recorded at 48%.

AQI of different areas in Mumbai

Mazgaon · 317 AQI · Very Poor

Andheri · 262 AQI · Poor

Bandra Kurla Complex · 219 AQI · Poor

Mulund · 246 AQI · Poor

Thane · 149 AQI · Moderate

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