Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray apologized for the lockdown and noted for the Chinese city of Wuhan that things would improve as the state became the first state in the country to report more than a thousand Kovid-19 cases, of which Mumbai itself suffers from over 400 infections
According to the Health Minister’s report, a total of 150 cases were received on Tuesday, which included 116 in Mumbai alone, which touched the 1,000 mark in Maharashtra.
Maharashtra recorded 60 new coronavirus cases this morning, taking the total number to 1,078. Of the 60 new cases, 44 were tested in Mumbai, nine in Pune, four in Nagpur and one each in Ahmednagar, Akola and Buldhana.
The Shiv Sena chief thanked the citizens of the state and also apologized for the inconvenience caused by the lockout.