Covid-19 case positivity rate in Mumbai declined below 5 per cent this week in a improvement that could pave the best way for additional rest in curbs.
Last week the Maharashtra authorities issued unlock rules based mostly on weekly case positivity rate and occupancy of oxygenated beds. Districts have been categorised in 5 ranges on the premise of those two parameters.
Mumbai’s case positivity rate declined to 4.40 per cent from 5.5 per cent in the earlier week and thus the town can get categorised in stage 2 as per the rules. Occupancy of oxygenated beds too has lowered to 27 per cent this from 32 per cent in the earlier week.Currently Mumbai has been categorised in stage 3.
While Pune will see opening of malls and extension in timings for outlets from Monday, the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation should concern an order concerning rest in Mumbai.
In districts with stage 2 restrictions, malls and cinema halls can perform with 50 per cent capability. Shops and eating places can also stay open as per their common timings. Public areas can also stay open all through the day and movie shoots too may be permitted.
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