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Now Maharashtra govt imposes partial lockdown in THIS city: Check details

Now Maharashtra govt imposes partial lockdown in THIS city: Check details

Amid the surge in COVID-19 cases, the Nagpur government on Monday (February 22) announced that schools, colleges, and coaching classes will remain closed till March 7. Power Minister Nitin Raut

Feb 22, 2021, 17:06 PM IST
Hearing in RSS defamation case against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on May 15 in Maharashtra

Hearing in RSS defamation case against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on May 15 in Maharashtra

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh local functionary Rajesh Kunte filed the case against Gandhi in 2014 after watching his speech in Thane's Bhiwandi township, where Congress leader Rahul Gandhi alleged

Feb 22, 2021, 16:13 PM IST
Resort owner, parents of newly-wed couple held for flouting COVID-19 guidelines in Mumbai

Resort owner, parents of newly-wed couple held for flouting COVID-19 guidelines in Mumbai

A team of District Magistrate and superintendent of police (SP) had raided the marriage function going on in a resort and found that they were not following the COVID-19 safety norms. The officials

Feb 22, 2021, 15:34 PM IST
Elgar Parishad case: Bombay High Court grants interim bail to Varavara Rao

Elgar Parishad case: Bombay High Court grants interim bail to Varavara Rao

The 82-year-old is an accused in the Bhima-Koregaon violence which occurred after the Elgar Parishad conclave held in Pune on December 31, 2017. He has been in custody since August 28, 2018 awaiting

Feb 22, 2021, 12:36 PM IST
Lockdown returns in Maharastra: Schools and colleges closed in Pune city, night curfew in these districts

Lockdown returns in Maharastra: Schools and colleges closed in Pune city, night curfew in these districts

The COVID-19 cases are increasing in different districts of Maharashtra, while schools and colleges have been closed in Pune till 28 February. The state government has decided to impose a night

Feb 22, 2021, 12:21 PM IST
Pune records over 1,100 new COVID-19 cases, 6 death in last 24 hours,  CM Uddhav Thackeray bans gatherings in Maharashtra

Pune records over 1,100 new COVID-19 cases, 6 death in last 24 hours, CM Uddhav Thackeray bans gatherings in Maharashtra

In the last 24 hours, Maharashtra reported 6,971 new COVID-19 cases and 35 deaths, as per the state health department. The total number of COVID-19 cases in the state has reached 21,00,884 with the

Feb 22, 2021, 08:06 AM IST
Maharashtra bans political, religious and social gatherings, imposes new lockdown in some areas as COVID-19 cases rise

Maharashtra bans political, religious and social gatherings, imposes new lockdown in some areas as COVID-19 cases rise

Maharashtra on Sunday reported 6,971 new COVID-19 confirmed cases, whereas 2,417 people recovered from the virus in the past 24 hours. State's COVID-19 count has now surged to 21,00,884, of which, 19

Feb 21, 2021, 23:53 PM IST
Attention Mumbaikars! Now Mumbai Police can issue challans for not wearing face mask

Attention Mumbaikars! Now Mumbai Police can issue challans for not wearing face mask

The Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh took to his official Twitter account to announce the news and said, "Dear Mumbaikars, Mumbai Police is now authorised to issue challans to offenders not

Feb 21, 2021, 21:21 PM IST
Political, religious, social gatherings to be banned in Maharashtra: CM Uddhav Thackeray amid spike in COVID-19 cases

Political, religious, social gatherings to be banned in Maharashtra: CM Uddhav Thackeray amid spike in COVID-19 cases

He said that political agitations will not be allowed for the next few days as they attract a crowd and stated, "The pandemic is raising its head in the state, but whether it is another wave will be

Feb 21, 2021, 20:28 PM IST
One-week lockdown in Maharashtra's Amravati due to rising COVID-19 cases - Check details

One-week lockdown in Maharashtra's Amravati due to rising COVID-19 cases - Check details

Amid the surge in COVID-19 cases, the government on Sunday (February 21) announced that Amravati district in Maharashtra will be placed under lockdown for a week. Cabinet Minister Yashomati Thakur

Feb 21, 2021, 17:30 PM IST
Pune schools, colleges closed till Feb 28 imposes night curfew amid surge in COVID-19 cases

Pune schools, colleges closed till Feb 28 imposes night curfew amid surge in COVID-19 cases

The district administration of Pune declared the closure of all educational institutions to curb the sudden surge in coronavirus cases in the metropolitan. Among other restrictions imposed, hotels,

Feb 21, 2021, 13:21 PM IST
As COVID-19 cases are on rise in Maharashtra, lockdown, curfew and curbs are being imposed

As COVID-19 cases are on rise in Maharashtra, lockdown, curfew and curbs are being imposed

The State Health Department on Saturday (February 20) released information that 6,281 new COVID-19 cases and 40 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours.The total cases in the state increased to 20,

Feb 21, 2021, 12:26 PM IST
Mumbai Mayor warns of second lockdown if COVID-19 norms not properly followed

Mumbai Mayor warns of second lockdown if COVID-19 norms not properly followed

The warning has come a day after Maharashtra reported over 6,000 coronavirus cases. Mayor Pednekar’s stern message was a warning to the people of the city to take COVID-19 guidelines seriously, which

Feb 20, 2021, 22:03 PM IST
Surge in COVID-19 cases: More than 70,000 households affected after BMC seals 1305 buildings in Mumbai

Surge in COVID-19 cases: More than 70,000 households affected after BMC seals 1305 buildings in Mumbai

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Saturday (February 20) sealed over 1305 buildings in Mumbai, after 2749 new COVID-19 cases were reported in the city. "A total of 1305 buildings were

Feb 20, 2021, 18:09 PM IST
With over 6000 new COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra takes these stringent steps to curb spread

With over 6000 new COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra takes these stringent steps to curb spread

With a spike of over 6000 new COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra has crossed its 75-day record. The last time the state had reported more than 6,000 cases in a single day was on October 30, 2020. In

Feb 20, 2021, 07:26 AM IST
Lockdown declared in Amravati, restrictions in Yavatmal amid rising COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra: Check dates, timings

Lockdown declared in Amravati, restrictions in Yavatmal amid rising COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra: Check dates, timings

The state reported 4,787 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, the highest one-day count in more than two months. Among districts, Amravati reported 230 cases on Wednesday, a sharp rise from 82 infections

Feb 18, 2021, 19:26 PM IST
Rs 200 fine for not wearing mask in public places: BMC issues new COVID-19 guidelines

Rs 200 fine for not wearing mask in public places: BMC issues new COVID-19 guidelines

Mumbai civic body -  Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Thursday (February 18) issued new guidelines warning that those who will be caught without wearing a mask in public places will have

Feb 18, 2021, 16:37 PM IST
Maharashtra may impose lockdown in Akola and Amaravati amid surge in COVID-19 cases

Maharashtra may impose lockdown in Akola and Amaravati amid surge in COVID-19 cases

As Maharashtra's Akola and Amaravati witness a surge in rising COVID-19 cases it is likely that a fresh lockdown could be imposed. More than 500 cases of coronavirus has been registered from Akola

Feb 18, 2021, 11:00 AM IST
Shiv Sena warns of another lockdown in Maharashtra as COVID-19 cases surge

Shiv Sena warns of another lockdown in Maharashtra as COVID-19 cases surge

The party mouthpiece further said that the damage caused by the lockdown is being reversed by 'unlocking' it in a phased manner and that at such time "the negligence of some overzealous people" which

Feb 17, 2021, 11:12 AM IST
CM Uddhav Thackeray seeks strict action against violators of COVID-19 rules, directs officials to create health map of Maharashtra

CM Uddhav Thackeray seeks strict action against violators of COVID-19 rules, directs officials to create health map of Maharashtra

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray directed the officials to send local administration teams to visit the places of gathering and take strict action if violations of rules are found. "Revoke

Feb 17, 2021, 07:17 AM IST