At 104, Maharashtra's oldest beats Covid with willpower
As 104-year-old Anandi Jha hobbled, clutching a walking stick along Durga Mata Mandir locality in Kalyan (east) late Friday evening, people around were happy that ‘Dadaji is back home’. The elderly man was chaperoned by his son, Mukesh (48), who was in a protection suit.
Maharashtra extends lockdown in state till July 31
Maharashtra remains the worst-hit state by the Covid-19 pandemic with a tally of almost 1.6 lakh out of which more than 74,000 cases are in Mumbai.
Maharashtra: Hotels outside containment zones can operate from July 8
The permission has been granted on conditions of these entities adhering to social distancing norms and other protocols.
COVID-19 in Maharashtra: Total tally crosses 2 lakh mark with 7,074 new cases in last 24 hrs
Maharashtra reported 7,074 cases and 295 deaths in the last 24 hours, taking state’s tally to 2,00,064. 1180 cases were reported in Mumbai i...
Remdesivir shortage in Maharashtra public hospitals
State governments typically coordinate drug orders for public hospitals, where most Covid-19 patients are treated. In some states, including Gujarat and Delhi, the city with the most cases, public hospitals have their own procurement systems.
Maharashtra: Lockdown extended till July 31
Maharashtra government on Monday said the lockdown in the state is being extended till July 31. The current lockdown was to end on June 30. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray had on Sunday ruled out lifting the lockdown from that date.
Monsoon covers entire Maharashtra
Four days after hitting coastal Maharashtra, the southwest monsoon made a steady progress and has now covered the entire state, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Sunday.
Maharashtra govt's priority is to tackle COVID-19 crisis: Aaditya Thackeray
Addressing a COVID-19 review meeting at the TMC headquarters here, Thackeray stressed on the need for increased contact-tracing and maintenance of good facilities at the quarantine centres.
Covid-19 outbreak: Maharashtra extends lockdown till July 31
The Maharashtra government on Monday announced that it has extended the lockdown till July 31 in view of the steadily increasing Covid-19 ca...
Maharashtra: 68 inmates found COVID-19 positive at Akola jail
68 inmates in the Akola jail have been tested positive for COVID-19 in Maharashtra on June 28. “68 inmates in the Akola jail have tested pos...
Maharashtra BJP legislator equates Sharad Pawar with pandemic
Several NCP leaders threatened violence against him and sought an immediate apology for his remark. Opposition leader Devendra Fadnavis also disapproved of the remark saying, "I have spoken to Padalkar. We are political rivals but not enemies. Using such words (against Pawar) is wrong."
'Chase the Virus' campaign to be extended across Maharashtra: Uddhav Thackeray
As part of the campaign, 15 close contacts of a COVID-19 patient will compulsorily be kept in institutional quarantine, while community leaders will tell people about comorbidities, meals and other facilities available at institutional quarantine facilities etc, clinic timings etc.
Union minister Nitin Gadkari complains to PMO against senior Maharashtra bureaucrat
Gadkari on Tuesday wrote identical letters to the Minister of State in the PMO, Jitendra Singh, and the Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs, Hardeep Singh Puri, urging action against Nagpur Municipal Commissioner Tukaram Mundhe.
Besides coronavirus, Maharashtra braces to confront Cyclone 'Nisarga'
The IMD has issued a Red Alert on June 3 for Mumbai, Thane, Raigad, Palghar, Nashik, Dhule, Nandurbar, and the Red Alert will continue on June 4 for Palghar, Dhule and Nandurbar.
Maharashtra faces cash crunch, takes loan to pay salaries; gives nod for purchase of luxury cars
Maharashtra is facing a cash crunch that it had to take a loan to pay salaries of cops and doctors, but CM Uddhav Thackeray clears order of ...
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