Mumbai : Officials have declared a lockdown between March 13 and 31 in 11 hotspots in Thane city, the information was given by the news agency PTI.
The order issued by Thane Municipal Commissioner Vipin Sharma, said that this decision was taken due to an increase in Corona cases in these areas in the last few days.
The order further states that all restrictions that were in place during the nationwide lockdown declared earlier would be in force during this time as well. As of Monday morning, the caseload of Thane district was 2,69,845, including 6,302 deaths.
The number of infected people has increased to 2,69,845 due to 780 new cases of Covid-19 in Thane. The official said that with the death of three more people due to infection, the death toll in the district has increased to 6,302. He informed that the death rate due to Covid-19 in the district is 2.34 percent.