Mumbai seals borders with major suburbs to contain COVID-19 spread
| Monday | 29th June, 2020
In wake of the rapidly rising coronavirus cases in Mumbai, the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government has decided to seal the borders and major roads connecting the city to its major suburbs.
The Mumbai Police has requested all the residents to stay indoors and follow strict measures as the city witnessing a growth in the COVID-19 cases at an alarming rate.
Although the measures are likely to help in controlling the spread of the virus, roadblocks across all the major roads have resulted in long traffic jams.
Mumbai Police has asked people to follow the social distancing guidelines before heading outThe advisory asked people to wear masks before heading out and not to travel more than 2 kms.
It also appealed to people to avoid going to open places like markets and gyms and follow strict social distancing guidelines if they step out for necessary services.
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