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Taking a step forward, Maharashtra state government has relaxed the Covid-19 restrictions and issued new guidelines.
As per the new directives, shops in these districts will now be allowed to operate till 8 pm on weekdays against the earlier closing time of 4 pm.
New relaxations by state government will not be applicable to the Kolhapur, Sangli, Satara, Pune, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Solapur, Ahmednagar, Beed, Raigad and Palghar districts which are reporting high positivity and growth rate of Covid-19 cases.
While, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation came out with its own set of guidelines allowing shops and other establishments to remain open till 10 pm, and hotels and restaurants to operate till 4 pm through the week.
As per BMC guidelines, all indoor and outdoor sports, excluding swimming pool and close-contact activities, will be allowed throughout the week. Film and television serial shooting will also be permitted as per the regular timings in the BMC limits.