Coronavirus in Mumbai

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Despite fewer COVID-19 cases, BMC ramps up testing in slum areas

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Despite fewer COVID-19 cases, BMC ramps up testing in slum areas

While the number of COVID-19 cases are on the surge in Mumbai, very few cases are being reported from the slum areas. As per the latest B...Read More

Mumbai's iconic Oval maidan in Churchgate to remain shut from Feb 26

Mumbai's iconic Oval maidan in Churchgate to remain shut from Feb 26

Owing to the resurgence of coronavirus cases across Mumbai, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to shut the iconic O...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: City records highest daily spike in four months, 1,167 new COVID-19 cases reported

Coronavirus in Mumbai: City records highest daily spike in four months, 1,167 new COVID-19 cases reported

Mumbai recorded 1,167 new COVID- 19 cases, the highest daily spike in about four months, on Wednesday, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corpora...Read More

From imposing fines for not wearing mask to restricting crowds in Mumbai: How BMC beefed up measures to contain spread of COVID-19

From imposing fines for not wearing mask to restricting crowds in Mumbai: How BMC beefed up measures to contain spread of COVID-19

According to an action taken report (ATR) shared by the civic body on Tuesday, around 14,100 people were penalised by the BMC clean up ma...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: 350 fined for not wearing masks in local trains

Coronavirus in Mumbai: 350 fined for not wearing masks in local trains

More than 300 passengers were fined for not wearing masks while travelling on Central and Western railway on Friday. The Mumbai Division ...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Registration for phase 3 of COVID-19 vaccination drive likely to start in March first week

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Registration for phase 3 of COVID-19 vaccination drive likely to start in March first week

Registration for the third phase of vaccination drive which includes senior citizens is likely to start in the first week of March in Mum...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: BMC issues fresh guidelines amid rising cases of COVID-19 - Check out new SOPs here

Coronavirus in Mumbai: BMC issues fresh guidelines amid rising cases of COVID-19 - Check out new SOPs here

The Brihamumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has issued fresh guidelines on Thursday amid rising positive cases of COVID-19 in Mumbai. Iqb...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Zero sealed buildings and containment zones in BMC's three municipal wards

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Zero sealed buildings and containment zones in BMC's three municipal wards

As per the latest BMC data, the wards G North (Mahim, Dadar and Dharavi), G South (Worli, Prabhadevi, Lower Parel) and F south (Parel, Cu...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: COVID-19 cases  dropped by 26% in December 2020

Coronavirus in Mumbai: COVID-19 cases dropped by 26% in December 2020

There’s some good news for Mumbaikars as the number of COVID-19 cases across the city has dropped by 26 per cent compared to December. Ac...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: For 1st time in months, 4 civic wards have zero containment zones

Coronavirus in Mumbai: For 1st time in months, 4 civic wards have zero containment zones

For the first time in months, multiple wards of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) have witnessed zero containment zones (CZs) ...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: 25 volunteers to participate in mock process of COVID-19 vaccine dry run

Coronavirus in Mumbai: 25 volunteers to participate in mock process of COVID-19 vaccine dry run

Twenty-five volunteers will be participating in the mock process of the covid vaccine dry run which is going to held today (January 8) at...Read More

From Zoom to house party: New Year celebrations move indoors owing to COVID-19 night curfew

From Zoom to house party: New Year celebrations move indoors owing to COVID-19 night curfew

With Maharashtra government’s recently imposed night curfew acting as a party pooper, here's how Mumbaikars plan to ring in the new year!

Covaxin trials at Sion, JJ hospitals in Mumbai: Volunteer interest is tapering off

Covaxin trials at Sion, JJ hospitals in Mumbai: Volunteer interest is tapering off

The Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General (Sion) and Sir Jamshedji Jeejeebhoy (JJ) Hospitals are now planning to extend the deadline for the s...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: BMC releases 1600 sealed buildings, 180 slums in 10 days

Coronavirus in Mumbai: BMC releases 1600 sealed buildings, 180 slums in 10 days

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has released 1,693 sealed buildings and 180 slum areas marked as containment zones in the pa...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: BMC data shows death rate 52% less in Nov-Dec than in Oct-Nov

Coronavirus in Mumbai: BMC data shows death rate 52% less in Nov-Dec than in Oct-Nov

In some heartening news, there have been 52 per cent fewer Covid deaths in the period from November 18 to December 16 as compared to the ...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: BMC to now test food delivery executives

Coronavirus in Mumbai: BMC to now test food delivery executives

In an attempt to fast-track contact tracing, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will test delivery executives of food and retai...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Ward-wise breakdown of COVID-19 cases issued by BMC on November 3

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Ward-wise breakdown of COVID-19 cases issued by BMC on November 3

Mumbai reported 746 new COVID-19 cases, taking its tally to 2,59,860 on Tuesday, while the death toll reached 10,320 with the addition of...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Bharat Biotech's Covaxin to begin trials at Sion Hospital

Coronavirus in Mumbai: Bharat Biotech's Covaxin to begin trials at Sion Hospital

Trials for the indigenous vaccine candidate, 'Covaxin’, manufactured by Bharat Biotech will soon begin at the Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Ge...Read More

Coronavirus in Mumbai: As new cases show downward trend, number of sealed buildings and containment zones go down

Coronavirus in Mumbai: As new cases show downward trend, number of sealed buildings and containment zones go down

As the number of corona cases has begun trending south, so have the numbers of sealed buildings and containment zones. For the first time...Read More

COVID-19 effect: Gymming in the new normal

COVID-19 effect: Gymming in the new normal

While the coronavirus cases still continue to rise in Maharashtra, gym owners, trainers and members say gyms will be safer than other pub...Read More

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