Patna: With the increasing cases of corona in Bihar, the Nitish government has imposed a night curfew in the entire state. This curfew will start daily at 9 p.m. and will continue till 5 in the morning the next day. The government has ordered that people in the state must now close their vegetable, fruit, egg, meat shops by 6 pm. The same restaurant and Dhaba will remain open but they will also be able to provide home delivery service only till 9 pm.
Night curfew from 9 am to 5 am
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that the night curfew will remain in force throughout the night from 9 pm to 5 am in Bihar. All shops, establishments, fruit and vegetable shops, mandi, meat and fish shops will be closed at 6 pm. Eating in the restaurant will be restricted but home delivery will be till 9 pm.
Order to close all institutions by May 15
He said that schools, colleges, coaching institutes and other educational institutions will remain closed till May 15. During this period, the state government universities will not take any kind of examinations. All cinema halls, malls, clubs, gyms, parks and gardens will be completely closed by May 15. In these conditions, all our medical personnel working in the state will be given one month’s extra salary.
Appeal to return to people living outside
Giving instructions to the officers, CM Nitish Kumar said that the news had come that the RT-PCR report was coming in 3-4 days. Somewhere the news was received that the report came after a week. It should be obtained quickly so that treatment starts in time. A very firm decision has been taken about this. Oxygen will be supplied on time in any case, it has been talked about. He appealed to the people living outside the state that all those who are outside, should return home as soon as possible. Whatever will be formed from the government will help them. The more time you do in this work, the more difficulties will increase.
8,690 new cases of the corona were reported in 24 hours
He said that the cases of corona in Bihar are increasing daily. In the last 24 hours, 8,690 new cases of the corona were reported in Bihar. It is known that this epidemic is spreading rapidly in the state. To overcome this, it has been decided that in the areas where corona cases will be found, there will be a containment zone. So that treatment can be started there in time and this virus can be prevented from spreading.
Night curfew was also announced in Tamil Nadu
In Tamil Nadu, the government has also announced the Night Curfew. As per the order issued by the Palaniswami government, there will be a night curfew in the state every night from 10 am to 4 am. This order will be effective from April 20. Along with this, it has also been announced to introduce lockdown in the state every Sunday.