Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray announced a state-wide curfew in the state for 15 days from April 14. All establishments, public places, activities will remain closed. Essential services exempted, their operations to be unrestricted in the state. Meanwhile, Russia’s Sputnik-V vaccine against Covid-19 was given the DCGI nod emergency use authorisation (EUA) in India. On Tuesday, India logged 1.61 lakh new Covid cases and 879 deaths. Stay tuned for updates.