The weekend lockdown was imposed from 8 pm on Friday to 7 am on Monday in Maharashtra amid an unprecedented surge in coronavirus circumstances.
Essential companies akin to medical, groceries and vegetable outlets might be allowed to stay open. Home deliveries of meals and important provides, together with these through cell functions like Zomato and Swiggy, may also be allowed, the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai had mentioned in an announcement.
The municipal physique additionally mentioned that throughout the weekend lockdown, college students who must take exams can present their examination tickets at no cost motion.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray will maintain an all-party assembly right this moment to debate the COVID-19 state of affairs within the state, a BJP chief had mentioned on Friday.
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Brazil reported one other 93,317 infections and three,693 deaths from COVID-19 within the final 24 hours, elevating the nationwide tallies to 348,718 and 13,373,174, respectively, the Ministry of Health mentioned Friday.
Hospitals in 19 states and the capital Brasilia are collapsing underneath the burden of rising infections, as greater than 90 per cent of intensive care beds have been occupied.
The nation’s common each day variety of deaths within the final seven days has elevated to 2,930, the very best on this planet, ANI reported.
The COVID-19 tally of Andaman and Nicobar Islands rose to five,161 on Saturday as 12 extra
individuals examined constructive for the an infection, a well being official mentioned.
Two new sufferers have journey historical past, whereas 10 recent infections had been detected throughout contact tracing, he mentioned. One extra individual has been cured of the illness, PTI reported.