Amid a surge in coronavirus instances, the Uttar Pradesh authorities on Monday determined to extend the length of the weekend lockdown by 48 hours to cowl Tuesday and Wednesday additionally.
“The corona curfew from Friday eight pm to Tuesday 7 am has been prolonged for 48 hours. Now it can proceed until Might 6 until 7 am,” Further Chief Secretary, Data, Navneet Sehgal informed PTI.
All retailers and institutions will now stay closed until Thursday 7 am.
This association is for this week solely, he mentioned including that call has been taken for breaking the chain of coronavirus.
Throughout this era, all important providers might be allowed and the vaccination drive will proceed, a senior official mentioned.
On April 29, the state authorities had introduced that weekend lockdowns will now cowl Mondays too.