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Mumbaikars Brace With Memes for Another Month of Lockdown amid Surging Covid-19 Cases

Mumbaikars Brace With Memes for Another Month of Lockdown amid Surging Covid-19 Cases

Maharashtra, with over 1.64 lakh novel cases, is the worst hit state in the country.

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  • News18.com
  • Last Updated: June 29, 2020, 6:13 PM IST
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Amid rising cases of Coronavirus, the Maharashtra government on Monday announced the extension of the state-wide lockdown till July 31 to control the spread. Maharashtra, with over 1.64 lakh novel cases, is the worst hit state in the country.

The government said movement of people for non-essential activities like shopping and outdoor exercise will be restricted in neighbourhood areas.

An order issued by Chief Secretary Ajoy Mehta on said wearing face covers or masks, maintaining social distancing, restricted gatherings, and other measures will continue to prevail.

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This yet another extension in the lockdown triggered a meme fest on Twitter as the country has been in a lockdown since March. As the cases continue to spike, lifting of the lockdown looks distant.

Here is how Mumbaikars reacted to yet another extension in the lockdown:

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