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Coronavirus: Mumbai railway museum closed for public viewing

PTI | Mumbai | Updated: 13-03-2020 13:59 IST | Created: 13-03-2020 13:59 IST
Coronavirus: Mumbai railway museum closed for public viewing

A railway museum in Mumbai hasbeen closed for public viewing in the backdrop of thecoronavirus situation, officials said on Friday

The Heritage Museum at the Chhatrapati Shivaji MaharajTerminus in south Mumbai would remain closed for publicviewing this month as a preventive measure, they said

Of the 14 coronavirus positive cases in Maharashtra sofar, three are from Mumbai.



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