Chandigarh, Jan 21 (IANS)
Strict restrictions have once again been imposed in Punjab in the wake of an increasing number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases. Now in Punjab, with weekend lockdown, there will be night curfew every evening from 6 pm to 8 am. Only 30 percent of the total capacity passengers in buses and only three passengers in cars will be able to travel in the state. Restrictions have been imposed urgently.
Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh said that Punjab was currently going through a period of health emergency and 60 people had died from corona in the state so far.
He said that from today, in all government and private offices in Punjab, only 50 percent of the total capacity employees will work. The remaining 50 percent of employees will work from their homes.
The Chief Minister said that the operation of vehicles in Amritsar, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Patiala, and SAS Nagar Mohali has been banned again in these five districts. In order to reduce the congestion on the roads, 90 percent of unnecessary shops will not be allowed to be opened every day.
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