Mumbai: Latest updates - IMD warns of heavy rains for 4 days from June 9 in Mumbai and Konkan; CM Uddhav Thackeray asks administration to be prepared

03:34 PM Jun 07, 2021 | FPJ Web Desk

Bus services in Mumbai to resume from today

The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) on Sunday informed that the local bus service will resume in Mumbai from Monday onwards.

The decision has been taken following the 5-step unlock which is currently in process in the Maharashtra capital city.


(With inputs from agencies)


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Maharashtra COVID-19 cases 

COVID-19 cases continue to decline in Maharashtra as only 12,557 fresh infections were recorded, the state's public health department informed on Sunday.

With 14,433 fresh discharges, the state's coronavirus recovery rate climbed to 95.05 per cent. As many as 233 deaths due to COVID-19 were registered on Sunday.

At present, there are 1,85,527 active cases in Maharashtra while 55,43,267 COVID-19 patients have been discharged after full recovery. The case fatality rate in the state stands at 1.72 per cent.

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Mumbai: 1 dead, 4 hurt after building wall collapses on house

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Mumbai Unlock: Traffic snarls likely to continue this week

Amid the traffic snarls reported all of last week across the city, traffic police and experts have said that the congestion issues are likely to continue this week as well due to the phase-wise unlock process of the lockdown-like curbs.

As soon as the restrictions were relaxed a little bit, a number of motorists had thronged the city streets, leading to major congestion across the city, some upto 60 and 75 minutes.

A senior traffic official told The Free Press Journal that these traffic conditions will prevail unless people stay put in their homes and comply with the rules.

Thane, Navi Mumbai in category 2

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Long queue for bus in Borivali after goverment announced easing of Covid-induced restrictions in Mumbai.

NCC studies in colleges: Top official meets Mumbai varsity VC

The additional director general of Maharashtra's National Cadet Corps Major General YP Khanduri met Mumbai University Vice Chancellor Suhas Pednekar to discuss modalities of implementing 'NCC studies' as an optional subject facilitating credits to NCC cadets in degree college, officials said on Sunday.

Maha's Covid toll crosses 1 lakh mark, tally overtakes France

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Maha: Newborn detected with COVID-19 dies in Palghar

A girl detected with coronavirus infection some hours after birth in Palghar district in Maharashtra died on Sunday morning while undergoing treatment, health officials said.

The child was born premature and underweight on May 30 in Saphale and was detected with COVID-19 while the mother, from Darsheth village here, had tested negative, they said.

Maharashtra | People queue up outside Mumbai's Pratiksha Nagar bus depot as BEST (Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport) bus services resume for public today

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Maha: 558 new COVID-19 cases in Thane district, 33 more deaths

Thane has reported 558 new cases of coronavirus, raising the infection count in the Maharashtra district to 5,21,607, an official said on Monday.

Besides these new cases recorded on Sunday, 33 more people succumbed to the viral infection, which took the death toll in the district to 9,478, he said.

'Focus on Covid-19 vaccination instead of saving Blue Tick': NCP's Nawab Malik to centre 

Maharashtra Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat meets NCP chief Sharad Pawar 

89,916 vaccinated on June 6; cumulative vaccination tally at 2,41,16,065

COVID-19: Traders happy as curbs ease in Thane, Navi Mumbai

Traders heaved a sigh of relief as shops selling non-essential items and other commercial establishments reopened on Monday in Thane city and neighbouring Navi Mumbai, which are categorised under level-2 of the Maharashtra government's 'unlock' plan.

There was increased movement of citizens in public places, but they were seen adhering to social distancing norms and wearing masks.

Restaurants open in Mumbai - See photos

Restaurants open in Mumbai - See photos

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Mumbai: Traffic snarls continue to choke streets

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People were seen training at a local gym in Gorai, Mumbai after the government announced the easing of Covid-induced restrictions in Mumbai.

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People were seen shopping in Mumbai after the government announced the easing of Covid-induced restrictions in city.

People were seen shopping in Mumbai after the government announced the easing of Covid-induced restrictions in city.

IMD warns of heavy rains for 4 days from June 9 in Mumabi and Konkan; CM Uddhav Thackeray asks admistratioon to be prepared

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