Section 144 imposed in Mumbai by Commissioner of Police Pranaya Ashok, prohibiting any presence or movement of one or more persons in public places or gathering of any sort anywhere, including religious places subject to certain conditions, in view of COVID-19.
The curfew orders to stay in place till July 15. Any person contravening the order will be punished under Section 188 of the Indian Penal Code.
Maharashtra is the worst COVID19 hit state with over 1.7 lakh confirmed cases and 7 thousand deaths.
This is a developing story.