In view of the latest surge in COVID-19 instances in Maharashtra, the Uddhav Thackeray authorities is considering imposing an evening curfew to curb the virus, State Aid and Rehabilitation Minister Vijay Wadettiwar knowledgeable on Sunday whereas including that the choice will likely be quickly taken by the state authorities.
“The coronavirus instances are rising on day by day foundation in a number of districts of Maharashtra. Attributable to this, an order to implement the coronavirus norms has been given to all district magistrates. They’ve even have been authorised to take choices in view of the pandemic state of affairs,” mentioned Wadettiwar.
“In view of rising COVID-19 instances in districts like Nagpur, Amravati, Yatvmal, Maharashtra Authorities is considering of imposing an evening curfew within the districts. A gathering chaired by the Chief Minister (Uddhav Thackeray) to be held quickly to decide,” he added.
This comes amid a rising variety of instances in Maharashtra which has prompted the state authorities officers to bolster the coronavirus norms. The State Well being Division on Saturday knowledgeable that 6,281 new COVID-19 instances and 40 deaths had been reported within the final 24 hours.
The overall instances within the state elevated to 20,93,913 together with 48,439 lively instances and 19,92,530 complete recoveries. The demise toll within the state mounted to 51,753 together with the brand new deaths, the state division mentioned.
(With ANI inputs)