India sets up 1,200 Covid-19 containment zones to fight the pandemic, Maharashtra tops the list
India has intensified its fight against the novel coronavirus, setting up 1200 Covid-19 containment zones across the country, mostly in states which have reported more than 100 Covid-19 cases. These zones are now under a more strict form of lockdown, with a complete prohibition in the movement of residents. Maharashtra alone has 401 containment zones, with Mumbai having 381 and Pune 20. Uttar Pradesh has 105 containment zones.