Pune: Even though the lockdown in the state has not been lifted fully due to the COVID third wave, Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Wednesday made a big statement saying that people who have received both the jabs of coronavirus vaccines should be allowed to “go out” in a phased manner. He also stated that he was going to discuss the matter with Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray soon.Also Read - Mumbai Covid-19 vaccination Update: Vaccination to Resume From This Date After Stocks Arrive
Saying that the next 100 to 120 days are very crucial, he said that everyone should follow the rules in true letter and spirit during this period.
Central team in Maharashtra: On Tuesday, a Central team from Delhi visited Maharashtra’s Kolhapur and Sangli districts to study the progress of Covid containment measures and has suggested a total lockdown. As per a report by Indian Express, the Central team said these two are among the state’s top districts of concern. The expert team was surprised to understand that the transmission of the virus in the two districts showed no signs of stopping despite several measures being undertaken.