With over 2000 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday, Maharashtra infections tally crossed the 40,000 mark. The worst hit state in India now has 41,642 coronavirus cases, according to the health ministry. Capital Mumbai crossed the 25,000 mark with 1,382 new cases. With 64 deaths due to the pandemic reported during the day - 41 of them in Mumbai - the number of fatalities in the state rose to 1,454, officials said. This was the fifth consecutive day when the state reported more than 2,000 new coronavirus cases.