Amid Covid Surge: The district control of Pune has closed all college and coaching institutions among other restrictions imposed to curb the surge in coronavirus cases. The decision was taken after Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar held a meeting with senior officials to judge the coronavirus scenario inside the district.
The educational institutions have been ordered to stick shut till February 28.
The accommodations, consuming puts and marriage ceremony rite venues are allowed to accomplish most straightforward till 11 pm, an order mentioned. Not more than 200 other folks can be allowed in marriage ceremony rite ceremonies and public gatherings.
There can be restrictions on other folks’s motions from 11 pm-6 am. People will most straightforward be allowed to step out most straightforward crucial art work. Those who indulged in crucial movements like newspaper distribution, vegetable vendors are excluded from the curbs.
Written permission from the police can be required to hold any public procedure.
Earlier in recent years, a minister mentioned that the state executive is considering the imposition of night curfew to curb the surge of coronavirus and a decision on this regard can be taken in a meeting chaired via Chief Miniter Uddhav Thackeray.
“Coronavirus cases are rising in Nagpur, Akola, Amaravati, Yavatmal, Mumbai, and Pune. Now we now have asked the district control to take the verdict with regards to lockdown or imposing other restrictions to keep an eye on the cases in their respected districts after assessing the site on the ground,”
state minister Vijay Wadettiwar mentioned.
“Executive is also of the opinion to impose night curfew then again with regards to this identify can be taken inside the meeting which can be chaired via Chief Minister in the following few days. In that meeting, we can wish to make picks with regards to strict measures,” he added.
Maharashtra declared recent restrictions in two districts as coronavirus figures started a slow climb inside the state after being at a halt for two months. The lockdown in Amravati started on Saturday and is scheduled to stay in place till Monday morning. Some other district, Yavatmal, was moreover located underneath restriction as a result of rising Covid cases.
Schools and colleges will stay closed till February 28 in Yavatmal. Consuming puts and function halls will carry out and marriage ceremony rite ceremonies can be held with less than 50 % capacity. Assembly of five or further other folks will not be allowed, the district collector had mentioned.