Passengers wait in queue for checking to board train at CSMT (file photo)
As the Central and state governments allow phase-wise relaxation in curbs to get the life up and running again following over two months of lockdown to prevent the spread of Covid-19, we bring you the latest updates from your city.
*The state road transport agency, MSRTC, has proposed hiking bus fares by 50% in view of 50% reduction in seating capacity post-lockdown.
*More Covid-19 cases due to more testing, says BMC again
Civic officials maintained once again that Mumbai was seeing cases owing to greater number of tests being done.
*Coronavirus claimed average of 32 Mumbaikars every day in May
*The ICMR recently “came down heavily” on Nair Hospital and sought an explanation over distribution of plasma units to hospitals not registered for the plasma therapy trial in Covid-19 patients.
*Eighty five days on, Maharashtra crosses 70,000 Covid cases, nearly 60% from Mumbai