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‘Want a Shutdown? Don’t Force Us’: CM Uddhav’s Tough Talk with Malls, Hotel Owners as Mumbai Records Highest Single Day Spike of 2021

As Mumbai recorded its highest single-day spike of 2021 with 1,709 Covid-19 cases, Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday issued a ‘threatening appeal’ to the residents.

While giving lockdown warning, he said that he doesn’t want to shut down hotels and malls. In a review meeting that the CM held with restaurant owners, the chief minister said establishments need to follow norms like mask and social distancing.