The Mumbai Traffic Police has penalised more than 6,200 people for riding two-wheelers and pillion without a helmet, an official has said. Wearing helmets while riding two-wheelers or pillion has been made mandatory.
On Thursday, a man was arrested from Maladfor for allegedly stopping an AC BEST bus and abusing the driver and damaging windscreen as the bus did not halt for him to board around 9:30 am.
Mumbai on Thursday reported 1,702 fresh Covid-19 cases with the test positivity rate rising to 9.64 per cent due to a drop in testing.
Police said the victims had stopped on the Bandra-Worli Sea Link to rescue an eagle that came under their car. At this time, a speeding taxi ploughed into the two and sent them flying.
As the city welcomed pre-monsoon showers, netizens took to social media to share videos and images of Mumbai rains.
A 16-year-old boy in Mumbai died by suicide on Thursday after his mother stopped him from playing mobile games.
On Thursday, a fire broke out at four scrap godowns in the Mankhurd area of Mumbai. No casualties were reported in the incident and the fire has been contained.
Mumbai reported yet one more vital spike in Covid cases on Wednesday as new cases rose by 42 percent in the last 24 hours. The city reported 1,765 new Covid infections in the last 24 hours.
One person was killed after a three-storey building collapsed in Mumbai.
Mumbai reported 1,242 Covid cases in the last 24 hours, registering an 83 per cent hike in coronavirus tally. The number of active Covid cases in the city has now reached 5,974.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted June 11 as the date of the onset of the monsoon in Mumbai.
Thane court has granted bail to a 24-year-old man accused of abetting the suicide of a woman who had taken a loan from mobile loan apps, saying that the averments in the FIR do not show that there was continuous harassment from the accused and other callers.