The corona is spreading rapidly in Maharashtra. 49,447 infected were found in the state on Saturday. This figure is the largest number of patients received in a day since the epidemic began. With this, the figure of corona infects in Maharashtra has reached 29.53 lakhs. It has 4.01 lakh active cases. Maharashtra will have a lockdown on every weekend from 8 pm Friday to 7 am Monday. Necessary services and transportation including buses, trains, taxis will be allowed. State Minister Nawab Malik said that with this, the gathering of more than 5 persons would be prohibited. Government offices will operate at 50% capacity. Private vehicles will be allowed to run at 50% seating capacity. Exams from 1st to 8th have been canceled in Maharashtra due to increasing infection. State Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad said on Saturday that all the students of classes 1 to 8 will be passed without giving the exam. All schools will also remain closed until further orders.