Outlets promoting important commodities will probably be allowed to remain open 24 hours of the day in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray introduced on Thursday night.
The choice was taken to stop crowding at retailers and marketplaces amid the lockdown to comprise the coronavirus pandemic, mentioned an announcement from his workplace.
Mr Thackeray held discussions with senior officers who’re answerable for particular management room for coronavirus arrange on the Mantralaya (state secretariat) about how to make sure easy provide of important items earlier within the day, it added.
Nonetheless, shop-keepers should be sure that social distancing is maintained and guidelines about hygiene and sanitizing are adopted, the CMO assertion mentioned.
Maharashtra has 125 coronavirus circumstances, highest within the nation, as of Thursday.