Mumbai: Mumbai will remain in the third category of the Maharashtra government’s plan to ease restrictions in view of the corona virus infection till further orders. Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) gave this information on Friday night.
Decision to keep Mumbai under Category-3 restrictions
Mumbai can be placed under category-2 restrictions as per the norms set by the state government. But the BMC has decided to keep Mumbai under Category-III restrictions, keeping in mind the size and population density of Mumbai, as well as the large number of people coming from other areas. It is noteworthy that under the restrictions of Category-3, shops with essential goods and non-essential goods will be allowed to open till 4 pm. But malls, cinema halls and multiplexes will remain closed.
660 people infected with corona in Mumbai on Wednesday