After a assessment assembly on the COVID-19 state of affairs within the state, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray additionally ordered buying malls to be shut between eight pm and seven am
The curfew order will come into impact from the Sunday night time. Also, native authorities ought to be certain that buying malls stay shut between eight pm and seven am, Thackeray ordered after a gathering.
कोरोना रुग्णांची वाढती संख्या लक्षात घेता गर्दी टाळणे,संसर्गाला रोखण्यासाठी कडक उपाययोजना लागू करून त्याची प्रभावी अमलबजावणी करणे नाईलाजाने गरजेचे ठरत असल्याने राज्यभरात रविवार,२८ मार्च २०२१ पासून रात्रीची जमावबंदी लावण्याच्या सूचना मुख्यमंत्री उद्धव बाळासाहेब ठाकरे यांनी दिल्या
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He additionally warned of stricter restrictions if individuals didn’t observe COVID-19 security protocol, an official launch stated.
Maharashtra recorded 36,902 COVID-19 circumstances on Friday, the best one-day rise for the reason that pandemic started.
With a hearth at a hospital in Mumbai claiming 9 lives on Friday, the chief minister additionally instructed the authorities to examine fireplace security measures in any respect momentary hospitals the place COVID-19 sufferers are being handled.
Thackeray reviewed the COVID-19 state of affairs with divisional commissioners, district collectors, superintendents of police and deans of medical schools.
Medical Education Minister Amit Deshmukh was additionally current for the assembly on the chief minister’s official residence ‘Varsha’, whereas Health Minister Rajesh Tope took half by way of video convention.
“I do not wish to impose lockdown. But there is a possibility that healthcare facilities may fall short given the rise in the number of patients,” Thackeray stated and requested officers to make sure availability of ample hospital beds and medicines in every district, in line with the assertion.
“People need to understand that the COVID-19 risk isn’t over however has grown greater,” the chief minister stated.
Lockdown ought to be imposed in particular person districts if wanted, however such a step shouldn’t be taken all of a sudden, he stated.
Officials ought to examine if personal institutions are adhering to pointers on attendance of workers and workplace timing, Thackeray stated.
Maharashtra is primary state by way of individuals lined by the vaccination drive, but it surely ought to be carried out extra successfully, the chief minister stated.
Members of the state job pressure on coronavirus ought to information district administrations in regards to the new variants of the virus, the chief minister stated.
He additionally requested the authorities to extend the provision of ventilators, ICUs and oxygen beds, and ramp up the testing additional.
Deshmukh stated the state ought to demand extra vaccines from the Centre. Teachers ought to be vaccinated earlier than schools and colleges reopen, he added.
As many as 52 lakh individuals have been vaccinated within the state as far as per the officers.