The Maharashtra government is asking the railways to allow women to travel on Mumbai’s local trains from today


17 October 2020, 9:46 pm

Maharashtra remains the worst affected state by COVID-19 with 15,76,062 cases including 13,44,368 dismissals, 1,89,715 active cases and 41,502 deaths. Meanwhile, Maharashtra reported 11,447 new COVID-19 cases, 13,885 fired cases and 306 deaths on Friday. The city of Mumbai registered 1,823 new cases on Friday, along with 1,644 recoveries. The Maharashtra government has requested the Central Railways and Western Railways to commute female passengers on local trains from today, but the Railways have said the final decision will be made by the Railways Council. With a peak of 63,371 new cases and 895 deaths, the COVID-19 rate in India reached 73,70,469 Friday, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW).

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