Maharashtra authorities had earlier introduced the extension of lockdown after April 14. The choice was taken after PM Modi had a gathering with the Chief Ministers of varied states. The official notification for the lockdown was issued by the state’s income and catastrophe administration division at the moment.
As per the official assertion, the order is to be applied from Tuesday (April 14) at midnight.
PTI quoted an official as saying, “The primary notification was issued on March 25 as necessitated by Part 2 of Epidemic Illnesses Act and provisions of Catastrophe Administration Act, and was legitimate until April 14. Since there was no discount within the variety of COVID-19 instances on this interval, the lockdown was prolonged until April 30.”
Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Uddhav Thackeray tweeted, “The State Authorities hereby directs the lock-down orders issued vide notification dated 25th March 2020 shall now be prolonged upto and inclusive of 30th April 2020.”
Right here’s the notification.
The State Authorities hereby directs the lock-down orders issued vide notification dated 25th March 2020 shall now be prolonged upto and inclusive of 30th April 2020. pic.twitter.com/jIf10Pgk7a
— CMO Maharashtra (@CMOMaharashtra) April 13, 2020
Out of all states, Maharashtra is the worst-hit state by the novel coronavirus. The tally reveals 2,064 instances of constructive COVID-19, out of which 1,697 are energetic, 217 have recovered and round 150 deaths are reported. Recent 82 instances are reported at the moment.
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