Maharashtra govt announced severe curfew-like restrictions till May 14

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray had announced that the state will not be undergoing a complete lockdown but there will be a strict 'Janta curfew', starting 8 PM on April 14 till 7 AM on May 1. Section 144 of the CrPC will be imposed in the state prohibiting the assembly of more than five people and has called it a curfew, banning people to step out unless for essential work. Citizens can’t step out from 8 PM to 7 AM without a valid reason. Only essential and emergency services are exempted from all restrictions throughout the week. Watch the full video to know more.