Pune Mayor cites 'large number of testing' for reason of surpassing Mumbai in COVID cases

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Published on August 19, 2020 - Duration: 02:19s

Pune Mayor cites 'large number of testing' for reason of surpassing Mumbai in COVID cases

Pune surpassed Mumbai in recording more number of COVID-19 cases.

City's Mayor Murlidhar Mohol cited 'large number of testing' being the reason.

He said, "Pune has reported more number of cases due to a large number of tests being conducted here, which is more than Mumbai.

If you see, whichever country's done regressive testing has controlled the virus.

Also, more number of people are being discharged after recovery." Pune has recorded around 1,34,913 COVID-19 cases.

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