Maharashtra now has more cases than China, where coronavirus surfaced in December.Mumbai: Mumbai, the country’s financial, art and entertainment capital, today crossed 51,000 coronavirus cases – around 700 more than China’s Wuhan, where the global pandemic first surfaced in December. The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Wuhan is 50,333, including 3,869 fatalities. Maharashtra, the country’s biggest coronavirus hotspot, meanwhile, stands at 90,000 cases, way ahead of the 84,000-plus cases in China.The state’s s total of 90,787 includes the 42,638 people who have already recovered from the highly infectious disease.According to figures supplied by the Maharashtra government, 2,259 people tested positive over the last 24 hours, a quarter of the record 9,987 cases reported across the country.The number of deaths went up by 120 in the last 24 hours, taking the total to 3,289, which is also the highest among states.Financial capital Mumbai now has 51,100 cases, 1,760 patients are dead. The silver lining, the experts said, was that
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