Lockdown in Maharashtra to be extended beyond May 15? Here's what Health Minister Rajesh Tope has to say
Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope today said that the decision for extending the current lockdown beyond May 15 will be taken soon. The cabinet ministers and the health department have proposed to the Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to extend the lockdown for 15 days. "The CM shall take a final call on the lockdown," he added.
When will COVID-19 vaccination for 18-44 age group resume in Maharashtra? Here's what Rajesh Tope has to say
Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Wednesday answered several questions related to COVID-19 vaccination in the state.
the Minister has said that Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla has promised CM Uddhav Thackeray to deliver 1.5 crore doses of Covishield to Maharashtra after May 20. "We will start the vaccination for 18-44 age group after we receive the vaccine," said Tope.