3-day lockdown begins in India’s Uttar Pradesh tonight

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10th July, 2020 01:26:32 printer

3-day lockdown begins in India’s Uttar Pradesh tonight


A three-day lockdown in Uttar Pradesh of India will begin from 10 pm (local time) on Friday and will continue till 5 am on Monday.

The Yogi Adityanath government on Thursday announced the three-day lockdown in Uttar Pradesh.

All markets, food grain markets and other establishments will remain closed during this period and the supply of essentials will be ensured through doorstep delivery.

The movement of trains and air services will continue but road transport will be shut down. Buses, however, will be made available to air and train passengers, reports IANS.

Petrol pumps and hospitals will function normally.

The three-day lockdown is being enforced in view of the spurt in number of Corona cases in the state.

An official statement said that goods carriers will be allowed to operate and construction activities will also continue.