A day after the Maharashtra authorities imposed a weekend lockdown in Amravati district, the administration imposed a 10-day lockdown in Yavatmal as a consequence of a latest spurt in coronavirus cases.
District collector MD Singh mentioned that the variety of coronavirus cases within the district has been on a rise since 1 February.
Schools, faculties, teaching courses will stay closed. No spiritual capabilities will likely be allowed throughout this era. Only 50 individuals will likely be allowed at weddings.
We have determined to conduct round 500 checks per day in Yavatmal, Pandharkawda and Pusad municipal firms, the collector added.
According to studies, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has held a gathering with administrations of Amravati, Yavatmal and Akola, on the COVID-19 scenario there. Moreover, there are talks to that the federal government might impose a stricter lockdown in Yavatmal, Amravati and Akola cities of the state’s Vidarbha area “at any moment”.
Meanwhile, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) tightened COVID-related rules within the metropolis and launched up to date pointers to be adopted strictly. So far, no lockdown has been imposed in Mumbai.
Maharashtra recorded 5,427 recent coronavirus cases within the final 24 hours, highest day by day bounce in final 75 days. Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray held a gathering on Thursday, February 18 to take a inventory of COVID-19 scenario within the state and had urged the residents to comply with the protocols – carrying masks and keep social distancing.