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Maharashtra not to lift lockdown on July 1, to ease curbs gradually: Uddhav

Mumbai police warns residents that it will impound vehicles found driving away from residence without any valid reason

Uddhav Thackeray

Uddhav Thackeray said that the number of cases was rising due to the movement of people on reopening of certain activities and increase in testing across the state

Aneesh Phadnis Mumbai
Maharashtra government will not lift the lockdown from July 1 but will continue to gradually ease restrictions in the state, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said on Sunday.

Maharashtra has reported 159,000 plus cases and Mumbai alone accounts for over 74,000 cases. The Mumbai police too, has warned residents that it will impound vehicles which are found driving away from residence without any valid reason.

"We will have to take steps cautiously. The crisis is still not over," Thackeray said while urging residents to maintain discipline.
Hair cutting salons and beauty parlours  in the state opened from Sunday. Offices can function with

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First Published: Jun 28 2020 | 3:42 PM IST

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