Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray

Sec 144 in Maha for 15 days from today: Uddhav

Thackeray said from tomorrow, Section 144, which bans gathering of more than four people, would be in place across Maharashtra and only essential travel would be allowed. He also said from 7 am to 8 pm, only essential services would function.

Governor’s jibe

Secularism in the Indian context thus embodies religious tolerance, quite distinct from Western liberal notions of separating church from state.