Mumbai: Restaurants, shops selling non- essential items and public places are set to reopen from Monday in Mumbai which is categorised under level 3 of the ‘unlock’ plan of the Maharashtra government but malls, theatres and multiplexes will continue to remain shut.
As per the fresh guidelines issued by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Saturday, local trains will remain available only for specific categories.
In a notification issued on Friday night, the Maharashtra government had stated local trains will remain available for “medical, few essentials and women”, but authorised the civic administrations to put additional restrictions they deem fit.
The reference of “women” was deleted by the BMC in its latest order which stated that entry in suburban trains will be restricted only for “medical and few essentials.
As per the state government’s notification, municipal corporations and districts in Maharashtra with a positivity rate between 5 per cent and 10…