Weekend curfew in Delhi, malls shut till April 30

Weekend curfew in Delhi, malls shut till April 30

As Delhi recorded 17,282 new Covid cases today, CM Arvind Kejriwal announced a weekend curfew.

New Delhi, April 15

As Delhi recorded 17,282 new Covid cases today, CM Arvind Kejriwal announced a weekend curfew and the closure of malls, gymnasiums and auditoriums till April 30. The weekend curfew will be effective from 10 pm on April 16 (Friday) to 5 am on April 19 (Monday).

“There will be no inconvenience to those involved in essential services and going to hospitals, railway stations, airports or weddings. We will issue speedy passes without harassment,” the CM said.

Cinema halls will function with only 30 per cent capacity.

During the weekend curfew, the movement of people for weddings (up to 50 people) and funerals (up to 20) will be allowed. — TNS

Top Stories

Third wave of coronavirus may not happen if strong measures are taken: PSA

Third wave of coronavirus may not happen if strong measures are taken: PSA

On May 5, VijayRaghavan said as the virus mutates further, a...

Supply 700 MT oxygen daily to Delhi till further orders: SC tells Centre

Supply 700 MT oxygen daily to Delhi till further orders: SC tells Centre

‘We will not leave people of Karnataka in lurch,’ says a Ben...

Punjab has no doses to vaccinate 18-45 age group: AG to HC

Punjab has no doses to vaccinate 18-45 age group: AG to HC

‘Punjab requires 2.64 crore doses of the COVID-19 vaccine’

Vaccination only way forward as COVID infections surge in rural areas: Report

Vaccination only way forward as COVID infections surge in rural areas: Report

The second wave of the pandemic has led the country begging ...

50 lakh Covishield doses meant for export to UK to be used in India for vaccinating 18-plus

50 lakh Covishield doses meant for export to UK to be used in India for vaccinating 18-plus

The ministry has asked the states to contact the company and...

Cities

View All