Tag: Maharashtra

Stray Cat’s Tail Chopped Off In Mumbai, FIR Filed Under Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals Act

Mumbai: An FIR has been filed under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act at the Malad West Police Station in Mumbai after a stray cat’s tail was chopped off on Sunday. The FIR was registered on the complaint of the rescuer, who got the cat treated. “Someone had brutally…

Golf Course Shut Down, Officials Warned After Viral Video Of Anil Ambani Holidaying In Mahabaleshwar Amid Covid Restrictions

Satara: Mahabaleshwar Civic authorities have directed a private club to shut down its golf course ground after a video of entrepreneur Anil Ambani taking a walk there went viral on social media. Mahabaleshwar Council chief officer Pallavi Patil has issued a notice wherein she has warned the private club authorities…

‘No Need For Stricter Lockdown,’ Assures Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray In Address Over Covid Situation

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday said that there is no need for a stricter lockdown in the state as people are following the Covid-19 restrictions. “We have been to contain the spread of Covid-19 due to restrictions and lockdown. Our estimate was that there might be 10…

‘All Arms Of Govt Working Unitedly & Rapidly’: PM Modi Tells Union Council Of Ministers In Meeting Over Covid Crisis

New Delhi: As India battles the second wave of Coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a meeting with the Union Council of Ministers on Friday where they discussed the management of the pandemic and availability of essential supplies. This was the first meeting of the council of ministers since the…

‘Maharashtra May Witness Third Covid Wave In July-August’: CM Uddhav Thackeray

While Maharashtra is still reeling with the second Covid wave, Maharashtra is likely to be hit by a third wave by July and August, chief minister Uddhav Thackeray said on Thursday, citing the epidemiologists consulted by the government. Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope also cited the same and said the…

Covid Surge: Maharashtra Government Extends Restrictions Till May 15

Mumbai: Amid the unprecedented increase in Covid-19 cases in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray-led government on Thursday extended the current restrictions throughout the state beyond 7 a.m. on May 1 till 7 a.m. on May 15 in a bid to break the chain of transmission effectively. “It is imperative to…

Maharashtra Cabinet Gives Nod To Provide Free Covid Vaccine To People Aged Between 18-44

Ahead of the next phase of vaccination, the Maharashtra cabinet has taken a crucial decision to provide free vaccines to all the citizens between age group 18-44.  The next phase of vaccination for citizens above 18 years of age will begin from May 1 across India, including Maharashtra. There are…

Maharashtra MLA Breaks Family FD Of Rs 90 Lakh To Buy Medications For Covid Patients

Mumbai: Santosh Bangar a Shiv Sena MLA in Maharashtra was left with no option but to break into his own fixed deposit to procure vaccination for Covid patients in his area. He made the decision after pharmaceuticals vendors told him that they couldn’t bear losses if people don’t buy the drugs…

Coronavirus Vaccination: Maharashtra Govt To Inoculate All Eligible Citizens For Free, Plans To Float Global Tender

Mumbai: After states like Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Uttarakhand, Maharashtra government has announced that it will administer the Coronavirus vaccine to all its citizens for free. People aged 18 to 45 years will get the vaccine for free in government hospitals. This announcement was made after the decision was…

Amid Shortage, Centre Hikes Allocation Of Remdesivir Injections To 19 States; Maharashtra Gets Maximum

While Covid cases in the country continue to surpass the world records, the nation gasps for breath amid an acute shortage of oxygen and antiviral drug Remdesivir which is used for the virus’s treatment. Keeping in view of the situation, the central government has increased the allocation of the injections…