NCP president Sharad Pawar on Monday mentioned he has cancelled all his scheduled public engagements in view of the latest rise in COVID-19 circumstances in
Maharashtra. On Sunday, Maharashtra reported 6,971 new coronavirus circumstances, elevating the state’s an infection tally to 21,00,884. The state additionally reported 35 fatalities on account of COVID-19 on Sunday, taking the toll to 51,788, as per official information.
Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday mentioned in view of the rising COVID-19 circumstances, spiritual, social and political gatherings will likely be prohibited within the state from Monday.
Pawar, whose occasion is an ally of the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi within the state, in a tweet mentioned, “I’ve cancelled all my scheduled public programmes in view of the rise in COVID-19 circumstances and the attraction made by the honourable chief minister and deputy chief minister.”
Earlier, NCP MP Supriya Sule postponed her programmes scheduled between February 22 and March 7 following the attraction made by CM Thackeray and Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar.
Maharashtra Larger and Technical Training Minister Uday Samant has additionally cancelled his public occasion scheduled in Mumbai on Monday.
(With PTI inputs)