Night time Curfew In 4 Gujarat Main Cities Prolonged Until February 28
To stop the unfold of coronavirus, the Gujarat authorities on Monday prolonged until February 28 the night time curfew in 4 main cities of the state- Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara and Rajkot.
The period of the night time curfew has been additional curtailed by an hour, from 11pm- 6 am to 12 am-6 am.
“Night curfew will be imposed in four metro cities of Gujarat from midnight to 6 am from 16th to 28th February,” Pankaj Kumar, Further Chief Secretary of State Residence Division stated.
The federal government had imposed the night time curfew in these 4 cities following a spike in COVID-19 circumstances after Diwali in November. It had later introduced that the night time curfew might proceed until January 31, however decreased the curfew timing by one hour to 10 pm and 6 am.
This growth comes on a day when Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani tested positive for coronavirus, hours after he fainted on stage throughout an election rally in Vadodra, and was flown to Ahmedabad to be admitted to a hospital.
The state on Sunday reported 247 contemporary coronavirus constructive circumstances, taking the tally of infections to 2,65,244, the state Well being division stated.