Delhi hotels get the green flag; Gyms still under lockdown.

Arvind Kejriwal

Ever since the lockdown started, hotels took a massive hit as all of tourism dropped drastically. However, Wednesday came with good tidings for those working in the Hospitality sector, after what has been four and a half months of unemployment. The Delhi State Disaster Management Authority on Wednesday gave a nod to reopen hotels across Delhi. That came with good news to weekly markets as well as they too got a green signal to reopen on a trial basis. Gymnasiums, on the other hand, were not so lucky this time…

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Maharashtra extend state-wide lockdown till July 31st

Uddhav Thackeray

In another string of unsurprising news, the state of Maharashtra has extended the lockdown duration to July 31st. This is due to the fact that the numbers of cases have exponentially risen and there seems to be no respite on that end.  Maharashtra is single-handedly the worst affected state in India and the tally of infected cases has reached almost 1.6 lakh. Out of these, over 74000 cases are in Mumbai alone. There are ten major cities in Maharashtra, including Mumbai that are still looked at as Red Zones and…

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