Covid-19 in Maharashtra: Malls,
local trains may be hit, says
Amid a sharp rise in Covid-19 cases in Mumbai, Mayor Kishori
Pednekar on Thursday hinted that some restrictions could be
introduced in the city from April 2.
Speaking to reporters here, she said that hotels could be asked to
operate at 50 per cent of the seating capacity and religious places
might be shut completely as "people do not listen".
"Train journey might be restricted to only essential services staff
only as in the past," the mayor said, adding that malls, theatres
may also be shut considering that people don't follow Covid-19
Pednekar said that private offices could be asked to operate in
Preparations for tackling the Covid surge is in full- swing, she
said, adding that the number of beds has been increased from
16,000 to 25,000. Read More