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Over 2.5 crore people fully vaccinated against Covid in Maharashtra

As schools are set to reopen from Monday, state health authorities have stepped up the pace of vaccination. Overall, more than eight crore vaccine doses have been administered across the state. Maharashtra has now fully vaccinated more than 2.5 crore people against Covid-19, Dr Pradeep Vyas, additional chief secretary (health), Maharashtra, told The Indian Express. […]

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Maharashtra: Places of worship to reopen from October 7

In a statement released by the Chief Minister's office Uddhav Thackeray announced that all places of worship will be opened from October 7. The Maharashtra Government on Friday announced that all places of worship in the state will be allowed to reopen starting October 7 which is the first day of Navratri. In a statement […]

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Kirit Somaiya’s corruption allegations ‘selective’: Raju Shetti

The farmer leader dares the BJP leader to unravel irregularities in Mumbai District Central Cooperative Bank Farmer leader and Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana chief Raju Shetti has accused Bharatiya Janata Party leader Kirit Somaiya of targeting leaders of the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government with ‘political malice’ rather than being genuinely interested in uncovering corruption. […]

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Have you vaccinated the homeless, mentally ill, asks Bombay HC

Asks Maharashtra govt. for details on identification, coverage The Bombay High Court on Monday asked the Maharashtra government to file an affidavit on COVID-19 immunisation for mentally ill, homeless people. A division bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice G.S. Kulkarni asked the State about how many mentally ill have been identified and registered. […]

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Maharashtra sees sharp dip in recoveries

State’s active case tally crosses 51,000 Maharashtra witnessed a sharp dip in recoveries on Friday with just 3,301 patients being discharged as against 4,654 new COVID-19 cases. The active case tally has now climbed for the fourth consecutive day to reach 51,574. As many as 170 deaths pushed the total toll to 1,36,900, with the […]