News Desk, Amar Ujala, Bhopal
Published by: Gaurav Pandey
Updated Thu, 08 Apr 2021 12:41 PM
The state received 4,043 new cases of corona virus infection on Wednesday. With this, the total number of people found infected with this virus in the state has reached three lakh 18 thousand 14. During the same period, 13 more people have died due to this disease in the state. The death toll in the state has now risen to 4,086. So far, two lakh 87 thousand 869 people have been discharged from hospitals after getting healthy and 26,059 patients are still being treated in various hospitals.
Shivraj Singh Chauhan
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Chief Minister Chauhan tweeted, ‘To prevent the rising infection of Kovid-19, some important decisions were taken by meeting at the (Chief Minister’s) residence today. All government offices in the state will be functioning for the next three months, five days a week (Monday to Friday), from 10 am to 6 pm. They will remain closed on Saturday and Sunday.
It was also decided in this meeting that night curfew will be applicable in all the urban areas of the state from April 8 till the next order from 10 am to 6 am. There will be a lockdown in all the district’s urban areas every Sunday till further orders. There will be complete lockdown for the next two days from 8 pm tonight in Shajapur city.
Chief Minister Chauhan took these decisions
- All the government offices of the state will run five days a week (Monday to Friday), from 10 am to 6 pm for the next three months. Government offices will remain closed on Saturday and Sunday.
- Nocturnal curfew will be applicable in all the urban areas of the state from 10 am to 6 am every night till the next order from April 8 tomorrow.
- There will be a lockdown in all the district’s urban areas on every Sunday till further orders.
- After getting the decision of the District Disaster Management Committee, collectors will be able to issue the order of Saturday or Monday lockdown with Sunday in the urban areas of the district.
- There will be complete lockdown in the entire Chhindwara district from eight o’clock on the night of April 8 to the next seven days.
- There will be complete lockdown for the next two days from 8 pm tonight in Shajapur city.