The Uttar Pradesh authorities on Monday determined to increase its weekend lockdown additional by two extra days until Thursday 7 am within the wake of rising Covid-19 instances in a number of districts of the state.
In the meantime, the state Income Division ordered that individuals going out for getting important providers should get an e-pass for travelling throughout the lockdown.
The e-pass kind can be out there for obtain on the portal of Income Division — http://www.rahat.up.nic.in/epass. Whereas the SDM can be authorised to concern an e-pass after verification for the motion inside the district, the Further District Justice of the Peace has been authorised to concern e-pass for inter-district journey.
The validity of the e-pass for journey inside the district can be for in the future, and for inter-district journey, it is going to be legitimate for 2 days. For these travelling outdoors the state, the e-passes could be issued by district magistrates.
Further Chief Secretary, Info, Navneet Sehgal stated, the order has been issued for most people and never these concerned in important providers.