The decision to reopen the local train is at halt.
Maharashtra`s Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Tuesday said that the decision regarding local train services in Mumbai is currently on hold and a definitive call regarding the same would be taken by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray as the state, on Monday, relaxed COVID-19 lockdown restrictions.
Speaking about the same, Tope said, "We are not saying no, but the decision for relaxation in local trains has been put on hold. Many aspects have to be considered before taking a call. The CM will discuss it further."
It was previously decided by the state cabinet minister Aslam Shaikhthat the decision regarding allowing citizens who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to travel on Mumbai local trains would be taken soon.
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