MUMBAI: Amid emerging COVID-19 instances, the Maharashtra govt on Friday prohibited amassing of greater than 5 individuals in public puts between 9 pm to six am.
The brand new tips, issued forward of Christmas, will come into power from middle of the night, an reputable free up mentioned overdue Friday night time.
The state recorded 1,410 new coronavirus instances and 20 Omicron infections right through the day.
The day-to-day COVID-19 instances went up by means of greater than 200 in comparison to Thursday.
Additional, greater than 100 folks can’t attend weddings in closed puts, whilst in open areas the quantity is probably not greater than 250 or 25 % of the entire capability, whichever is much less.
This restriction may also practice to social, political or non secular purposes, the discharge mentioned.
At purposes rather then social, political or non secular ones, the collection of attendees in closed areas will have to now not exceed 50 consistent with cent of the entire capability the place seats are mounted and immovable.
The collection of attendees shall now not exceed 25 consistent with cent of the capability the place seats aren’t mounted.
At sports activities match, collection of folks can’t exceed 25 consistent with cent of the venue’s capability.
Eating places, gymnasiums, cinema halls, spas will proceed to perform with 50 % capability, the ideas mentioned.
The tally of Omicron infections reported in Maharashtra rose to 108 on Friday with 20 instances of the brand new coronavirus variant coming to mild, officers mentioned.
As many as 54 of 108 sufferers had been already discharged.
11 new instances had been reported from Mumbai, six from Pune, two from Satara and one from Ahmednagar.
Of those new sufferers, 15 have historical past of world shuttle, one affected person has historical past of home shuttle whilst 4 others had are available shut touch with them.
One affected person is a minor whilst six sufferers are above 60 years of age.
All new sufferers are asymptomatic.
The commentary additional mentioned that 12 of those sufferers had been totally vaccinated, seven unvaccinated and one was once now not eligible for vaccination (being beneath 18).
Experiences of 14 instances got here from the Nationwide Institute of Virology and the remainder from the Indian Institute of Science, Training and Analysis, Pune.
Mumbai has recorded 46 Omicron instances thus far, together with the ones discovered following screening on the Mumbai Global Airport.
Pimpri-Chinchwad township has reported 19 instances, Pune rural space 15 and Pune town seven.
Since December 1, 2021, as many as 1,63,553 world vacationers got here to Mumbai, together with 23,933 from `at-risk’ international locations.