The Maharashtra authorities on Thursday prolonged the continued lockdown by one other month as circumstances of the coronavirus illness (Covid-19) proceed to rise within the state. It’s going to now stay in impact until November 30, officers mentioned.
Whereas nationwide tally is witnessing a drop in each day circumstances, Maharashtra continues to be the worst-affected state by the Covid-19 within the nation with 130,286 lively circumstances. As of Wednesday morning, the loss of life toll within the state stood at 14,86,926.
Earlier this month, the state permitted lodges, meals courts, eating places and bars to restart operations at a capability not exceeding 50%. Nonetheless, colleges, schools and different instructional and training establishments are closed.
Since June 15, the state and the railway authorities have resumed restricted variety of particular suburban trains for folks employed in emergency companies.
Presently, the railway authorities are working 1,410 particular companies on the Mumbai suburban community, together with 10 girls particular trains.
The state authorities on Tuesday wrote to Western Railway and Central Railway in search of recommendations on resuming native practice companies for most of the people. Within the letter, the federal government proposed the opening in a staggered method in view of the pandemic.