Amid spiraling Coronavirus cases, Thane Municipal Corporation on Friday extended the lockdown till July 19.
The number of COVID-19 cases in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) has doubled in the past 15 days with the number of active cases being 50 per cent more than that of Mumbai.
The MMR includes Thane district, Thane city, Kalyan-Dombivali, Navi Mumbai, Ulhasnagar, Bhiwandi-Nizampur, Mira-Bhayandar, Palghar, and Vasai-Virar.
The total number of cases in the region on June 22 and July 7 was 29,011, and 58,880 respectively.
COVID-19: Mira-Bhayandar, Thane Go Into Full LockdownGrocery, chemist products will be allowed online.