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. Up to this point: 09 Apr 2020, 10: 29 PM IST
Dharavi on Thursday reported the third dying when a 70-year-ancient woman passed away after sorting out sure for covid-19
The Maharashtra authorities on Thursday sealed the total covid-19 hotposts in Mumbai, at the side of a really mighty slum cluster, Dharavi, because the boom reported 229 new coronavirus conditions, taking the tally to 1,364.
Mumbai reported 229 new conditions the ideal in a single day. Dharavi on Thursday reported the third dying when a 70-year-ancient woman passed away after sorting out sure for covid-19.
More than 14 of us were confirmed with the covid-19 an infection in Dharavi. Fearing neighborhood transmission, the health ministry drafted a containment thought for slum clusters.
Brihanmumbai Municipal Company (BMC) has banned all unlicensed vegetable and fruit markets, hawkers and sellers on the containment areas in Dharavi to prevent additional spread of the virus, said officials of BMC. Most effective scientific outlets are allowed to operate. Anybody caught buying from unlicensed roadside vendors will be arrested, they added.
Of the 1,364 covid-19 conditions in Maharashtra, 876 were reported from Mumbai, which recorded 45 deaths. Maximum patients were came upon in G-South ward spread between Haji Ali and Worli, followed by E, D and Ok-West wards.
Despite the lockdown, the choice of containment zones in Mumbai has elevated from 146 on 31 March to 381 on Thursday. These consist of housing societies, slum pockets, and hospitals, at the side of Wockhardt Hospital, Jaslok Hospital, and Bhatia Hospital.
BMC has barred the entry or exit of of us from the containment zones. The municipal corporation said this could per chance launch providing door-to-door provider for necessities in these areas.
The attain comes a day after the Maharashtra authorities made the wearing of face masks main in public locations in Mumbai, the major city in India to realize so.
Maharashtra has additionally categorized containment zones as straightforward zones (with one case) and cluster containment zones (with 3-5 conditions), apart from constructing a buffer zone around these containment zones.