Chandigarh: As Punjab continues to witness an alarming spike in Coronavirus circumstances, the Chandigarh administration on Tuesday introduced an evening curfew within the metropolis which shall be enforced from 10 p.m. to five a.m. day by day.
The evening curfew shall be imposed from tomorrow i.e. Wednesday. Solely important providers shall be allowed to operate throughout this time interval, an official launch knowledgeable.
Throughout this evening curfew, no gatherings shall be allowed and all eating places need to be closed down by 10 p.m. Events and different non-essential actions won’t be permitted.
Punjab Governor V.P. Singh Badnore, who can also be the Administrator of Chandigarh, introduced the choice at a high-level assembly chaired by him.
Individuals have been warned to abide by these tips, or else the administration also can go on to impose a weekend curfew.
India on Monday recorded 1,03,558 new coronavirus circumstances which is the best single-day tally for the reason that Covid outbreak within the nation.
Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh and Punjab are the states exhibiting a spike within the day by day new circumstances.
The Central Authorities has rushed 50 high-level multi-disciplinary public well being groups to 50 districts throughout Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh and Punjab in view of the alarming surge in day by day new Covid-19 circumstances and the day by day fatalities being reported by these States.
In the meantime, the Chandigarh police have been directed to make sure strict implementation of the evening curfew.
Stricter measures like weekend curfew and closure of Apni Mandis and different crowded locations shall be thought-about if the residents fail to observe the required Covid-19 protocols.