The recovery count increased by 124 to touch 79,86,70, leaving the state with an active caseload of 504, he said.
Pune accounted for 187 active cases, followed by 94 in Mumbai and 65 in Thane, he added.
As per health department data, the recovery rate is 98.17 per cent and the fatality rate stands at 1.82 per cent.
So far, 8,56,08,988 coronavirus tests have been conducted in the state, including 12,871 in the last 24 hours, as per official data.
Coronavirus figures of Maharashtra are as follows: Positive cases 8135620; fresh cases 98; death toll 148406; recoveries 79,86,710; active cases 504; total tests 8,56,08,988.