Coronavirus: Section 144 imposed in Nagpur, Nashik as cases jump to 39 in Maharashtra
Nagpur police imposed prohibitory orders in the city to avoid large gathering of people
Maharashtra chief minister issued an advisory directing all schools, colleges, cinema halls and malls to remain shut till 31 March.
As the number of coronavirus cases rises in Maharashtra, the state government implemented Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code in Nagpur and Nashik. The aim is to prevent the spread of deadly virus which killed nearly 7,000 people worldwide.