Besides these new cases reported on Saturday, the virus also claimed the lives of eight more people, pushing the death toll in the district to 6,432, he said.
The COVID-19 mortality rate in the district stood at 2.10 per cent, he said.
So far, 2,74,098 patients have recuperated from the infection in the district, which reflects a recovery rate of 89.64 per cent.
As of now, there are 25,254 active COVID-19 cases in Thane, the official said.
In neighbouring Palghar district, the COVID-19 case count stood at 48,891 and the death toll at 1,221, another official said. PTI