A high-level all-party meeting was held by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray with Devendra Fadnavis, Leader of the Opposition, and his cabinet colleagues via video conferencing, over the COVID situation in the state as the situation in Maharashtra is getting out of hand.
Looking at the rapid surge in daily cases which is breaking all the previous records Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray argues for a complete lockdown in the state to which Congress has supported the government’s stand and so has the NCP.
Whereas BJP government opposed his suggestion on complete lockdown and asked to provide a package to the economically backward class during the difficult times.
Chandrakant Patil BJP Chief to media after the meeting informed â€œThere has been no decision as of yet today. However the Chief Minister has said that unless a lockdown was imposed corona cannot be controlled. He is talking of a strong lockdownâ€.