Movement of maids, cooks, drivers, home assist, nurses and medical employees offering companies to senior residents and ailing individuals at house is allowed between 7 am to 10 pm on all days, Mumbai’s municipal physique stated on Wednesday because it issued a clarification on guidelines linked to the night time curfew and weekend lockdown within the Maharashtra capital.
Home deliveries of meals and important provides, together with these by way of cell purposes like Zomato and Swiggy, may even be allowed, the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai stated in an announcement.
The Maharashtra authorities on Sunday introduced new restrictions together with an evening curfew within the state and a “strict lockdown” over the weekends from Friday 8 pm to Monday 7 am amid an unprecedented surge in coronavirus instances.
The guidelines embrace a curfew from 8 pm to 7 am; a ban on gatherings of 5 or extra all through the day; malls, eating places, bars and locations of worship to be closed.
The municipal physique right this moment stated throughout weekend lockdown, college students who should take exams can present their examination tickets free of charge motion.
“Road side food stalls including fruit stalls are allowed only to provide parcels or take away services. No person is allowed to stand there and consume food,” it stated.
Mumbai, which is likely one of the worst affected cities within the nation, reported 10,428 coronavirus instances and 23 deaths on Wednesday.
Maharashtra reported 59,907 new COVID-19 instances within the highest ever single-day spike right this moment, taking the general caseload to 31,73,261.