Thackeray, 60, was talking after receiving the primary dose of the vaccine towards COVID-19 on the government-run J J Hospital right here.
Maharashtra on Wednesday recorded 13,659 new coronavirus instances, the best one-day spike this 12 months, which took the state’s caseload to 22,52,057.
The state has to this point reported 52,610 deaths as a result of illness, as per official information.
“Some areas of Maharashtra will witness strict lockdown measures to curb the unfold of the coronavirus an infection. The authorities goes to carry a particular assembly with officers earlier than popping out with the lockdown measures,” Thackeray mentioned.
He mentioned the federal government has been requesting folks to put on masks, preserve bodily distance and keep away from shifting out unnecessarily.
Earlier in the day, minister Nitin Raut introduced a “strict lockdown” in the Nagpur police commissionerate limits from March 15 to 21.
Raut is the guardian minister of Nagpur.
Last month, lockdown was enforced in Amravati, whereas sure restrictions have been imposed in another districts of the Amravati division.
Meanwhile, the chief minister took the primary shot of ‘Covishield’ vaccine on the J J Hospital right here on Thursday.
His spouse Rashmi Thackeray and mother-in-law additionally acquired the vaccine doses.
The CM was accompanied by his son and state cupboard minister Aaditya Thackeray.