Mantralaya will be closed for two days for fumigation after four staff members test positive, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation stated that 393 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in last 24 hours in Mumbai.
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India celebrated its 71st Republic Day with a grand parade at the Rajpath in New Delhi on Sunday, showcasing its military prowess and diverse cultural heritage. Just like the rest of the country, Mumbai too celebrated the country's Republic Day with great fervour. Our photographers captured the patriotic atmosphere in the city. See Pictures. (All Pictures/Suresh Karkera, Bipin Kokate, Ashish Raje, Twitter Office of Uddhav Thackeray)
Ola and Uber drivers, with support from the NCP-led union, went on an indefinite strike on October 22 in two phases inconveniencing commuters in Mumbai, Thane, Navi Mumbai and other nearby areas. The strike was called off for the second time on November 20 after the intervention of Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, who assured the union that he would convene a meeting with the driver partners and union leaders post the winter session. Here's a roundup of the Ola-Uber cab drivers strike that hit commuters in Mumbai and nearby areas.
A guided tour of Mantralaya was organised for journalists by the Chief Secretary of Maharashtra on Friday. Renovation work is underway inside Mantralaya after it was gutted in fire exactly a year back