Night time curfew can be imposed in 20 cities of Gujarat between eight pm to six am from Wednesday until April 30, knowledgeable Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Tuesday. The cities the place evening curfew can be imposed are Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot, Vadodara, Junagadh, Gandhinagar, Jamnagar, Bhavnagar, Anand, Nadiad, Mehsana, Morbi, Patan, Godhra, Dahod, Bhuj, Gandhidham, Bharuch, Surendranagar, and Amreli.
“100 individuals to be allowed at weddings. Grand occasions to be postponed till April 30. Authorities workplaces to stay closed on Saturday until April 30,” mentioned Rupani throughout a overview assembly with officers over the COVID-19 state of affairs.
Gujarat reported 3280 new COVID-19 circumstances, 2167 discharges and 17 deaths on Tuesday. Whole circumstances within the state are three,24,878. Whole discharged circumstances are three,02,932. The lively circumstances are 17,348 and whole deaths are four,598.
Earlier within the day, the Gujarat Excessive Court docket directed the state authorities to take a choice on weekend curfew.
The excessive court docket noticed that there’s a want for lockdown within the state and directed the state authorities to take a choice on the identical within the subsequent three to 4 days.
The court docket additionally ordered a ban on political packages in view of the surging circumstances of COVID-19 within the state.
Most states within the nation have imposed new restrictions amid the newest surge in COVID-19 infections.
The Maharashtra authorities has introduced new pointers underneath its ‘Break the Chain’ marketing campaign to curb the unfold of novel coronavirus infections, together with evening curfew and weekend lockdown.
The Delhi authorities has additionally imposed an evening curfew until April 30.
(With ANI inputs)