Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday issued contemporary pointers for the folks of the state to include the rising instances of Covid-19. Addressing the state, CM Thackeray imposed strict restrictions which is able to come into impact from 8 pm tomorrow (Wednesday). He stated, “Full curfew will probably be imposed within the state for subsequent 15 days. Part 144 to be imposed in the whole state from tomorrow. I cannot time period this as lockdown.” The choice was introduced following an all-party assembly to debate the disaster.
The lockdown like restrictions will proceed until Could 1.
What’s Allowed/What’s Not:
- From 7am to eight pm solely important providers will perform
- Native practice and bus providers for important providers solely, petrol pumps, monetary establishments related to SEBI and building work to proceed.
- All motels/ eating places to stay closed solely take-away, residence deliveries allowed.
- All labourers who’re registered with the state authorities labour division will probably be given Rs 1500 per labour of their checking account by the state. The identical profit to registered home employees and hawkers, auto drivers as nicely.
- 3 kilos of wheat, 2 kilos of rice will probably be supplied to each poor and needy particular person for subsequent one month whereas coronavirus-induced restrictions are in place.
- Selections concerning inclusion of home assist/drivers/attendants to work in Exceptions Class will probably be taken by native authorities primarily based on native situations.
- Cinema halls, theatres, auditoriums, amusement parks, gyms, sports activities complexes to be closed.
- Taking pictures for movies, serial, advertisements to be closed.
- All outlets, malls, purchasing centres not performing important providers to additionally stay closed from 8pm, 14th Apr until 7am, 1st Could
Thackeray stated that his authorities is constantly upgrading healthcare infrastructure however they’re beneath strain. “There’s a scarcity of medical oxygen, beds and the demand for Remdesivir has additionally elevated,’ he stated. He additionally stated that he’ll communicate to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to offer help from the Indian Armed Forces within the provide of oxygen for medical use from close by states.
On Tuesday, Maharashtra reported 60,212 contemporary COVID19 instances. Earlier on Sunday, the state had reported the best 63,294 infections on Sunday, however the instances dropped considerably to 51,751 on Monday, apparently resulting from a lesser variety of exams performed over the weekend, taking the tally to 34,58,996. The general loss of life toll within the state is 58,245 as of Monday, as per the state well being division.
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