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According to state government's health bulletin, 2,47,466 samples were tested in the last 24 hours. (Photo by VijayShankar B / HT Photo)

Maharashtra records 48,401 new Covid-19 cases, 572 deaths in the last 24 hours

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2021 08:46 PM IST
  • Financial hub Mumbai recorded 2,395 new cases of Covid-19 on Sunday, witnessing a decline from the 2,664 cases the city had recorded a day before.
A view of Virar market following the timings 7 am-11 am during lockdown amid the surge in coronavirus cases, in Mumbai on Wednesday.(ANI Photo)
A view of Virar market following the timings 7 am-11 am during lockdown amid the surge in coronavirus cases, in Mumbai on Wednesday.(ANI Photo)

Maharashtra records dip of more than 8,000 Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 07, 2021 10:29 PM IST
  • Pune and Nagpur were among the worst affected districts along with Mumbai as they reported high active caseload.
The sabzi mandi in Chandigarh Sector 26 continues to remain crowded despite the administrations restrictions imposed from Tuesday. Many vendors could be seen wearing their masks improperly.(Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times)
The sabzi mandi in Chandigarh Sector 26 continues to remain crowded despite the administrations restrictions imposed from Tuesday. Many vendors could be seen wearing their masks improperly.(Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times)

No responsibility towards themselves or family: Court asks citizens to mask up

PTI | , Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2021 09:13 PM IST
The court said it was compelled to pass orders making the use of masks and helmets (for two wheelers) compulsory as if it is only the government's duty to protect citizens and that citizens owe no duty towards themselves or their family members.
Maharashtra deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar said that Maharashtra had planned a big Covid-19 vaccination event for Saturday but has only received 3 lakh doses. (File Photo)
Maharashtra deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar said that Maharashtra had planned a big Covid-19 vaccination event for Saturday but has only received 3 lakh doses. (File Photo)

Not enough Covid-19 vaccines for people aged 45 and above: Maharashtra Deputy CM

ANI |
PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2021 11:40 AM IST
The third phase of the vaccination drive against Covid-19 for those in the 18-44 age bracket started from Saturday in the country despite some of the states flagging the shortage of vaccines and expressing their inability to start vaccination of people aged above 18 years.
Medics take swab samples for Covid-19 testing. (Photo by Bachchan Kumar/ HT PHOTO)
Medics take swab samples for Covid-19 testing. (Photo by Bachchan Kumar/ HT PHOTO)

Maharashtra records 62,919 fresh Covid-19 cases in 24 hours

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 30, 2021 09:34 PM IST
Mumbai reported 3888 fresh Covid-19 infections and 89 deaths in the last 24 hours.
A woman gets vaccinated at a vaccine centre in Maharashtra. (HT Photo/P Gangurde)
A woman gets vaccinated at a vaccine centre in Maharashtra. (HT Photo/P Gangurde)

Covid-19: Maharashtra vaccinates more than 1.53 crore

PTI | , Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 28, 2021 08:29 PM IST
According to the Maharashtra health department, the state has inoculated a total of 1,53,37,832 people so far, including 25,15,076 in Mumbai alone.
Family members react after a fire at a Covid-19 hospital where at least 13 people died, in Virar, Friday, April 23, 2021.(PTI)
Family members react after a fire at a Covid-19 hospital where at least 13 people died, in Virar, Friday, April 23, 2021.(PTI)

'Not national news': Maharashtra minister on Virar hospital fire which killed 13

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Arpan Rai, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 23, 2021 11:19 AM IST
Stating that the action will be taken on the state government level, Tope said, "This is not national news. The state government is taking all steps to help the patients and their relatives."
A deserted view of Marine Drive in Mumbai due to curfew-like restrictions which are already in place to curb the spread of the coronavirus.(ANI photo)
A deserted view of Marine Drive in Mumbai due to curfew-like restrictions which are already in place to curb the spread of the coronavirus.(ANI photo)

Covid-19 surge: Maharashtra government announces strict curbs

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2021 10:11 PM IST
This comes on a day when Maharashtra recorded 568 deaths due to Covid-19 - its highest ever since the beginning of the pandemic - and 67,468 fresh cases. The restrictions will come into effect from 8pm on Thursday.
Workers in PPE kits take a dead body out of an ambulance of Covid-19 victim for cremation at Yerwada crematorium in Pune, India, on Monday, April 19, 2021. (Pratham Gokhale / HT Photo)
Workers in PPE kits take a dead body out of an ambulance of Covid-19 victim for cremation at Yerwada crematorium in Pune, India, on Monday, April 19, 2021. (Pratham Gokhale / HT Photo)

As Covid-19 cases surge, Pune ambulance service gets over 9,000 calls a day

ANI |
PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2021 09:44 AM IST
The Maharashtra emergency medical services in Pune said that around 937 ambulances are placed across Maharashtra. The ambulances have all the safety gears, including PPE kits for shifting the patients.
Representative Image (Bloomberg)
Representative Image (Bloomberg)

Maharashtra allows opening of shops from 7-11am, home delivery till 8pm

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Karan Manral, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 20, 2021 03:40 PM IST
In an order, Maharashtra chief secretary also said that local authorities can change timings, if needed. The state entered a 15-day curfew at 8pm on April 14, after an announcement by chief minister Uddhav Thackeray the previous night.
People wait in queues outside the office of the Chemists Association for anti-viral drug Remdesivir, in Pune. (File Photo)
People wait in queues outside the office of the Chemists Association for anti-viral drug Remdesivir, in Pune. (File Photo)

Pune records 9,582 new Covid-19 cases, death toll mounts to 11,535

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON APR 20, 2021 07:13 AM IST
Pune: With 107 new Covid-19 deaths, the death toll rose to 11,533 in the western Maharashtra district, while 6,473 patients were discharged from hospitals during the day.
Oxygen tankers are seen being boarded on a special train 'Oxygen Express' that would transport to the needy states amid Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic at a goods yard in Navi Mumbai. (AFP)
Oxygen tankers are seen being boarded on a special train 'Oxygen Express' that would transport to the needy states amid Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic at a goods yard in Navi Mumbai. (AFP)

First 'Oxygen Express' headed towards Vizag with 7 empty tankers

PTI | , Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 19, 2021 09:55 PM IST
The tankers will be loaded with liquid medical oxygen at the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant and brought to Maharashtra, which is facing a shortage of the life-saving gas needed for treatment of critical COVID-19 patients.
An aerial view of Outb E Konkan Makhdoom Ali Mahimi flyover(JJ Flyover) during partial lockdown imposed by the state government in wake of rising coronavirus cases, in Mumbai. (Pratik Chorge/Hindustan Times)
An aerial view of Outb E Konkan Makhdoom Ali Mahimi flyover(JJ Flyover) during partial lockdown imposed by the state government in wake of rising coronavirus cases, in Mumbai. (Pratik Chorge/Hindustan Times)

CM may decide on strict lockdown in next 2 days: Maharashtra minister

PTI | , Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 19, 2021 09:28 PM IST
Wadettiwar claimed that traders and shopkeepers had earlier opposed the imposition of a lockdown, but now they are in favour of such a measure.
Travellers without a negative report will be placed in quarantine for a period of 14 days, the government had said.(ANI representative image)
Travellers without a negative report will be placed in quarantine for a period of 14 days, the government had said.(ANI representative image)

Four airlines may face action for not checking RT-PCR report of Maha passengers

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2021 07:35 AM IST
The Delhi government had last week announced that it will be mandatory for anyone travelling to Delhi from Maharashtra to carry a negative RT-PCR report dated 72 hours prior to arrival.
Mumbai, India - April 18, 2021: Healthcare worker during swab test of the people at Shivajipark,Dadar in Mumbai, India, on Sunday, April 18, 2021. (Photo by Pratik Chorge/Hindustan Times)(Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)
Mumbai, India - April 18, 2021: Healthcare worker during swab test of the people at Shivajipark,Dadar in Mumbai, India, on Sunday, April 18, 2021. (Photo by Pratik Chorge/Hindustan Times)(Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

Maharashtra records 68,631 Covid-19 cases, highest single-day count till date

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2021 08:34 PM IST
Sunday's count is more than yesterday's 67,123 cases, which till now was the highest single-day caseload since the pandemic began.
Migrant workers wait for buses at Delhi Meerut Expressway, near Indirapuram, in Ghaziabad. (Sakib Ali /Hindustan Times)
Migrant workers wait for buses at Delhi Meerut Expressway, near Indirapuram, in Ghaziabad. (Sakib Ali /Hindustan Times)

Weekend curfews, restrictions across states spell bad news for migrant workers

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2021 12:48 PM IST
  • Lockdown like measures introduced by several state governments meant a loss of livelihood for many migrant workers working in India’s major cities.
BJP leader and former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis addresses a press conference in Mumbai(PTI Photo)
BJP leader and former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis addresses a press conference in Mumbai(PTI Photo)

Fadnavis accuses Maharashtra police of harassing Remdesivir supplier

ANI | , Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2021 09:34 AM IST
The former Maharashtra Chief Minister added that the Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Manjunath Singe told they had inputs that some exporters had 60,000 vials and they only wanted to verify the same.
Masks hang for sale in front of Charminar in Hyderabad. (AP Photo )
Masks hang for sale in front of Charminar in Hyderabad. (AP Photo )

News updates from HT: India recorded 190,000 Covid-19 cases on an average

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2021 09:04 AM IST
  • Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion at 9 PM. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
A police personnel patrolling on a segway near Gateway of India before a statewide lockdown to check the spread of Covid-19, at Colaba, in Mumbai. (Bhushan Koyande/ HT Photo)
A police personnel patrolling on a segway near Gateway of India before a statewide lockdown to check the spread of Covid-19, at Colaba, in Mumbai. (Bhushan Koyande/ HT Photo)

Colour-coded stickers on Mumbai vehicles. All you need to know

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar, Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2021 08:19 AM IST
  • Financial hub Mumbai, along with cities Pune and Nagpur, is among the worst-affected urban areas in the world.
A deserted view of Connaught Place during weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in New Delhi. ( Sanchit Khanna/ Hindustan Times)
A deserted view of Connaught Place during weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in New Delhi. ( Sanchit Khanna/ Hindustan Times)

Covid-19 weekend curfews: Cities wear deserted look, businesses bear the brunt

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 18, 2021 08:08 AM IST
Across the nation, markets which started to see some footfall after the first wave of Covid-19 receded in the country wore a deserted look as strict curfews were imposed to address the surge of fresh Covid-19 cases.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray chaired a meet of all Divisional commissioners, Collectors, SPs, and prominent doctors of District government hospitals to review the Covid-19 situation, in Mumbai on Friday. (ANI Photo)
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray chaired a meet of all Divisional commissioners, Collectors, SPs, and prominent doctors of District government hospitals to review the Covid-19 situation, in Mumbai on Friday. (ANI Photo)

After Uddhav Thackeray's SOS call to PM Modi, Harsh Vardhan assures support

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Arpan Rai, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2021 05:46 PM IST
The request from Thackeray comes amid Maharashtra's uphill battle against coronavirus disease which has infected 3.7 million and killed 63,729 since the start of the pandemic.
Neena Gupta often shared videos from her Mukhteswar home.
Neena Gupta often shared videos from her Mukhteswar home.

Neena is at her hill station home as Mumbai goes under lockdown, shares glimpse

PUBLISHED ON APR 16, 2021 02:19 PM IST
  • Neena Gupta shared a new video from her Mukhteswar home. She also elaborated on what she believes makes a house a 'home'.
India reported more than 2 lakh cases on Thursday creating alarm among state governments and the Centre. ( Sanjeev Verma/ Hindustan Times)
India reported more than 2 lakh cases on Thursday creating alarm among state governments and the Centre. ( Sanjeev Verma/ Hindustan Times)

Over 2 lakh new cases, weekend lockdown in Delhi | Covid-19 in top 10 headlines

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 09:40 PM IST
  • Here are the top 10 developments related to spike in Covid-19 cases in India.
Photo of Nagpur Government Medical College(ANI Photos)
Photo of Nagpur Government Medical College(ANI Photos)

Nagpur Covid-19 patients share beds at govt hospital. Administration ‘clarifies'

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 05:51 PM IST
  • Medical superintendent of the medical college Dr Avinash V Gawande said that such measures are taken only when there is an influx of several patients over a short period of time.
Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray asked PM Modi to declare Covid-19 a natural calamity in Maharashtra. (Satish Bate/Hindustan Times)
Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray asked PM Modi to declare Covid-19 a natural calamity in Maharashtra. (Satish Bate/Hindustan Times)

Covid-19: Uddhav writes to PM Modi to release SDRF funds

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 04:38 PM IST
Thackeray asked PM Modi to release the first installment of the central share of the SDRF and also asked him to urge banks to defer due instalments in the first quarter of the current financial year without interest.
Planes are seen parked at Mumbai airport. All flight operations, both international and domestic, will be conducted through the Terminal 2 starting next Wednesday, authorities have informed.(Satish Bate / HT Photo)
Planes are seen parked at Mumbai airport. All flight operations, both international and domestic, will be conducted through the Terminal 2 starting next Wednesday, authorities have informed.(Satish Bate / HT Photo)

Mumbai airport to conduct all flight operations through Terminal 2 from April 21

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 04:00 PM IST
Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport consolidate its flight operations to one terminal - T2 - from April 21 in view of the rising number of Covid-19 cases in the city.
Migrants labours at Mumbai- Ahmedabad Highway head to their native place to Madhya Pradesh from Mira Road,Mumbai in this file picture from 2020. (Pramod Thakur/ Hindustan Times)
Migrants labours at Mumbai- Ahmedabad Highway head to their native place to Madhya Pradesh from Mira Road,Mumbai in this file picture from 2020. (Pramod Thakur/ Hindustan Times)

Migrant workers returning from Maharashtra to MP allege extortion

ANI | , Indore
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 12:28 PM IST
The migrant workers alleged that the Maharashtra Police was extorting heavily from them.
It is as yet unclear how many samples have been sequenced from the state, and which cities the double-mutant samples belonged to(PTI)
It is as yet unclear how many samples have been sequenced from the state, and which cities the double-mutant samples belonged to(PTI)

‘Rise in double-mutant strain in Maharashtra cities’

By Jyoti Shelar, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2021 04:12 AM IST
  • For Maharashtra, which has been recording country-wide high numbers in the second wave of the pandemic, the trend is particularly worrisome as these mutations could make the coronavirus spread more readily
A man walks past an Amazon logo outside the company's collection point in Mumbai. (REUTERS)
A man walks past an Amazon logo outside the company's collection point in Mumbai. (REUTERS)

Hard to list static essentials, allow delivery of all items: Amazon

PTI | , Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 14, 2021 10:48 PM IST
The spokesperson added that learning from the last year showed that urgent customer needs vary across households and it is challenging to define a static essentials list.
A city street wears a deserted look during night curfew, imposed by authorites amid a surge in coronavirus cases across the country, in Amravati, Maharashtra. (PTI Photo)
A city street wears a deserted look during night curfew, imposed by authorites amid a surge in coronavirus cases across the country, in Amravati, Maharashtra. (PTI Photo)

Maharashtra registers marginal drop in Covid-19 cases

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar, Hindustan Times, Mumbai/ New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 14, 2021 09:35 PM IST
Curfews have been imposed all over the state to curb the number of cases. Maharashtra has contributed to the steep rise in the number of cases nationwide.
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