Motion of home assist, cooks, drivers, nurses and medical workers offering companies to senior residents and ailing folks at house is allowed between 7 am to 10 pm on all days, Mumbai’s municipal physique mentioned on Wednesday because it issued a clarification on guidelines linked to the night time curfew and weekend lockdown within the Maharashtra capital.
House deliveries of meals and important provides, together with these by way of cellular purposes like Zomato and Swiggy, can even be allowed, the Municipal Company of Better Mumbai mentioned 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 circumstances.
The foundations embody 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 at the moment mentioned throughout weekend lockdown, college students who need to take exams can present their examination tickets without spending a dime motion.
“Highway facet meals stalls together with fruit stalls are allowed solely to offer parcels or take away companies. No individual is allowed to face there and eat meals,” it mentioned.
Mumbai, which is likely one of the worst affected cities within the nation, reported 10,428 coronavirus circumstances and 23 deaths on Wednesday.
Maharashtra reported 59,907 new COVID-19 circumstances within the highest ever single-day spike at the moment, taking the general caseload to 31,73,261.