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The real reason behind Maha's COVID-19 surge

Rediff.com | 12/03/2021 03:23 PM | Click to read full article

Maharashtra has been recording a substantial rise in coronavirus cases of late, with the authorities attributing it to crowding witnessed during the gram panchayat elections held mid-January this year and a widespread disregard for the norms by common people as well as politicians.

Not only Mumbai, Pune, and Thane, but several cities and towns in Maharashtra, including Vidarbha and Marathwada regions, have been witnessing a spike in cases.