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Rashi Bisaria | April 14, 2021

COVID-19 surge: No lockdown in Maharashtra; strict restrictions imposed from 8 PM today

Maharashtra government has decided not to impose lockdown in the state, but strict restrictions will be in place to curb the recent surge of coronavirus cases, announced Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray. All limitations will remain in effect from 8 PM on April 14 till 7 AM on May 1, with only essential services exempted from their ambit. Hotels and restaurants will continue to observe the extant restrictions - only home delievry and takeaways will be allowed, with no provision for sit-down dining

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