Mumbai: Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar on Wednesday said that those who have taken two doses of COVID-19 vaccines should be allowed to go out in a phased manner.
He also stated that he was going to discuss the matter with Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray soon.
“In my opinion people who have got two shots of COVID-19 vaccine should be allowed to go out in a phased manner. I will talk to the CM on this subject in the next two days,” he said.
However, the deputy CM did not specify what he meant by ‘people going out. While there are strict restrictions in the entire state, there is no curfew at the moment. People are not allowed to visit tourist places in Pune and some other districts.
Describing the next 100 to 120 days as very important, he said that during this time everyone should follow the rules literally.
On Wednesday, Maharashtra reported 8,159 new cases and 165 fresh deaths, taking the tally of infections to 62,37,755 and the death toll to 1,30,918.