In the wake of spike in coronavirus cases in Maharashtra the authorities in Palghar have banned weekly markets and mass marriages across the district in view of the prevailing coronavirus situation in the state, an official said on Friday.
An order to this effect was issued by district collector Manik Gursal on Thursday, he said.
According to him, only 50 people can attend a wedding as per the guidelines.
On Thursday the Coronavirus tally in Palghar district has gone up to 45,838 with the addition of 45 cases whilethe death toll has reached 1,204, another official said.
-Davinder Panesar, NMTV News