Coronavirus/Covid-19 Delhi, Maharashtra Lockdown, Lockdown Guidelines, Covid cases in India Latest Updates (State-Wise): Allahabad High Court orders total lockdown in UP’s Lucknow, Varanasi, Prayagraj; check details.
Delhi, Maharashtra Lockdown, Lockdown Guidelines, Covid cases in India Highlights (State-Wise): Delhi will be under one-week lockdown from today. A formal announcement on this was made by CM Arvind Kejriwal today. It has been decided to impose a lockdown in Delhi, from 10 pm tonight to 6 am next Monday (26th April), Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said. Essential services, food services, medical services will continue. Weddings can be held with a gathering of only 50 people, passes will be issued separately for it.
“I appeal to Delhiites to follow lockdown which is necessary to reduce COVID cases; we will improve health system during this time,” said Kejriwal. While strict lockdown-like restrictions have been imposed in Maharashtra, experts have called for a 15-day self-imposed lockdown in Gujarat. The Rajasthan government has ordered the closure of offices and markets from Monday to May 3. Called the Jan Anushasan Pakhwada” (public discipline fortnight), only shops and offices providing essential services will open during the 15-day period.