MUMBAI: The variety of police personnel contaminated with the lethal coronavirus an infection throughout Maharashtra has risen to 1666 and a complete of 18 deaths reported within the state police pressure to date.
Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh took to Twitter to tell concerning the unlucky demise of Head Constable Arun Phadtare who was posted at Vile Parle Police Station in Mumbai.
Mumbai Police regrets to tell concerning the unlucky demise of HC Arun Phadtare from Vile Parle PStn. Being within the high-risk age-group, HC Phadtare was on depart for the previous few days.
We pray for his soul to relaxation in peace. Our ideas and prayers are with the Phadtare household.
— Mumbai Police (@MumbaiPolice) May 22, 2020
Being within the high-risk age-group, HC Phadtare was on depart for the previous few days. He died as a consequence of COVID-19 an infection on Friday, he tweeted.
In one other tweet, the Mumbai Police chief mentioned that not less than 227 police personnel have efficiently recovered from COVID-19 and reported again to responsibility.
२२७ #CoronaWarriors कोरोनावायरसवर मात करून घरी परतले आहेत.
— CP Mumbai Police (@CPMumbaiPolice) May 20, 2020
On May 21, Mumbai Police misplaced ASI Bhivsen Haribhau Pingle. ASI Pingle was battling coronavirus. Being within the high-risk age-group, he was on depart since April. On the identical day, Mumbai Police knowledgeable concerning the unlucky demise of HC Ganesh Chaudhari (57) from Parksite Police Station. He was additionally on depart since April.
The COVID-19 virus had final week claimed the lifetime of ASI Madhukar Mane who was posted in Mumbai. State’s DGP and all ranks of Maharashtra Police had supplied their condolences to the bereaved households of all of the deceased police personnel.
Numerous policemen have additionally been put in self-quarantine, which has left a staggering scarcity of personnel within the police division.
To match the current necessities of police personnel, the Maharashtra authorities has sought Centre’s assist and requested to ship round 2000 further policemen from the Central Armed Police Forces to offer some respite to its personal fatigued officers.
Maharashtra continues to be the worst-hit state by the lethal contagion. The state has a complete variety of 44582 circumstances of COVID-19 an infection, which incorporates 1666 police personnel.
The loss of life toll as a result of lethal virus has risen to 1517 out of which 63 fatalities have been recorded on Friday alone. In Mumbai alone, the variety of coronavirus infections has reached 27251 with 1751 new circumstances of COVID-19 an infection recorded on Friday alone.
On Friday, 27 fatalities as a consequence of COVID-19 have been recorded in Mumbai alone. Out of the overall 44582 circumstances, not less than 12583 folks have recovered from COVID-19 an infection and discharged from the hospital.