Amidst increasing number of coronavirus cases in Maharashtra, Pune Municipal Corporation has set up a sanitising chamber, MIST for disinfecting people at the entrance of Naidu Hospital. The chamber has been set up as a precautionary measure to avoid spread of the virus. Naidu hospital is dedicated for the treatment of viral diseases in Pune. So far, Maharashtra has reported 423 active COVID-19 cases, highest in the country. Along with this the state has also witnessed 19 deaths due to covid-19 pandemic.