Follow norms, avoid non-essential travel: Punjab CM : The Tribune India

Follow norms, avoid non-essential travel: Punjab CM

Follow norms, avoid non-essential travel: Punjab CM


Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, April 25

In view of the surge of Covid-19 cases in the country as well as in the state, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh has urged people to exercise restraint on non-essential travel and local movement in order to contain the spread of the disease and arrest its further spread.

Signs of stress

There are signs of stress on the health system with increased demand for oxygen. — Capt Amarinder Singh, CM

“We cannot let the situation in the state to go out of hand. Our daily cases are currently ranging around 5,500-6,000 with over 10% positivity in the past one week. There are already signs of stress on the health system with increased demand for oxygen.

“The state is also receiving persons from neighbouring states for treatment, some of whom may be relatives of our people. In such a scenario, it is important that we collectively fight the pandemic together,” said the Chief Minister.

Tribune Shorts


Top News

Delhi MCD election results 2022 LIVE updates: AAP takes early lead in race for Delhi civic body

As AAP ends 15-year BJP rule in MCD, Kejriwal seeks PM Modi's 'blessings' to improve Delhi

AAP wins 134 of 250 wards, BJP 104; Congress reduced to just...

BJP signals Chandigarh plan in MCD mayoral poll

BJP signals Chandigarh plan in MCD mayoral poll; saffron party's game has started, says Sisodia

It will all depend on who can hold the numbers in a close co...

RBI hikes benchmark lending rate by 35 basis points

RBI hikes lending rate by 35 basis points; home, auto loans to be expensive

Terming the Indian economy a bright spot in the otherwise gl...

Gujarat verdict on December 8: BJP eyes records, Congress revival

Gujarat verdict on December 8: BJP eyes records, Congress revival

Results will determine if AAP will become a national party


Cities

View All