Maharashtra: 419 people die in 24 hours, 67,123 new cases reported

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Mumbai: Coronation of Corona Virus continues in Maharashtra. The state is continuously witnessing record cases every day. In spite of strict restrictions, thousands of Corona cases are being reported and hundreds of deaths (Corona Deaths) are occurring. On Saturday too, records of deaths and new cases broke due to Corona being hit in Maharashtra. According to the data released by the administration, 419 people have died in the last 24 hours due to the coronavirus, while 67,123 new Covid cases have been reported.

In the last 24 hours on Saturday, 52 people died after being hit by corona in Mumbai, while 8,834 new corona cases have been reported in the city. The situation is continuously deteriorating across the state. In such a situation, speculations are being made that restrictions can be tightened even more in all the corona-affected areas of Maharashtra including Mumbai. In this case on Saturday, Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said that the restrictions applicable to deal with the increase in corona cases in the state can be extended even beyond May 1, given the situation.

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He said, “We are taking stock of the situation. There have been some cases of violation of Section 144 of CrPC applicable to curb the spread of Covid-19. We can extend these restrictions from May 1, it will depend on the situation. A decision will be taken only after reviewing the results of these 15 days (when restrictions apply). ”

Meanwhile, amidst the growing Corona cases in Mumbai, Mumbai Mayor Kishori Pednekar has said that all the measures being taken by BMC to stop the corona speed in Mumbai are failing. Despite earlier Night Curfew, Weekend lockdown and now Mini Lockdown, the corona transition continues to grow rather than stop. The condition of Mumbai has become the most critical at this time and now the only option left is to install complete lockdown in Mumbai.