The lockdown has been imposed from 8 am to 7 am on May 1 in the morning due to deteriorating conditions from Corona in Maharashtra. This lockdown, implemented for the next 15 days, is named Break the Chain. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray announced this on Tuesday evening. The 10th and 12th examinations in the state have also been postponed due to the lockdown. Restrictions were imposed on people leaving their homes without necessary work During the lockdown, the government will provide assistance of Rs 1500 to the real estate sector laborers and rickshaw pullers with permits. For the next one month, a plate of food will also be given free of cost to the poor under the Shiv Meal Scheme. Section 144 has been imposed in the entire state of Maharashtra from 8 pm on 14 April. During this time the markets will remain closed. However the local train and bus will not be closed. These will be kept operational for emergency services. Companies making medical goods, medicines, masks, sanitizers will continue to function as before.