Maharashtra recorded 5,493 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Health Ministry. With this, the total number of COVID-19 positive cases in Maharashtra has reached 1,64,626. The death toll in the state now stands at 7,429. Among the total cases, 86,575 patients have recovered so far. Mumbai has recorded 75,539 total positive cases and 4,371 deaths. The number of total COVID-19 cases in the country has reached the 5.48 lakh-mark with 5,48,318 cases and 16,475 deaths.