June 19, 2024 00:00 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
Portion of under-construction bridge collapses in Bihar's Araria | PM Modi performs Ganga aarti in Varanasi on his first visit since LS polls victory | Mamata Banerjee calls on BJP MP Anant Maharaj in Coochbehar, triggers speculation | Darshan Thoogudeepa's drivers went for shopping after murdering Renukaswamy, reveals probe | Ajit Pawar camp's 18-19 MLAs ready for crossover: Sharad Pawar's grand-nephew Rohit Pawar
COVID-19: Partial lockdown imposed in Nagpur; Schools, colleges to remain shut in till Mar 7
India COVID19
UNI

COVID-19: Partial lockdown imposed in Nagpur; Schools, colleges to remain shut in till Mar 7

| @indiablooms | 22 Feb 2021, 04:20 pm

Nagpur/UNI: Partial lockdown has been imposed in Maharashtra’s Nagpur to contain the surge in COVID-19 cases in the city amid a rise in the cases of the coronavirus disease, State Energy minister and Nagpur guardian minister Nitin Raut made this announcement on Monday.

On the backdrop of the rapid surge in COVID-19 cases in the district the administration has decided to keep school, colleges in the district closed till March 7.

Main markets will remain shut for the public on weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) in Nagpur.

Hotels and restaurants can run to run with only 50 per cent capacity.

Marriage halls will be closed after February 25 till March 7.

All religious, cultural and political programmes will remain shut till March 7.

The number of COVID-19 cases in Nagpur rose by 626 to reach 1,43,133 on Sunday, while the day also witnessed 8 deaths and 455 recoveries were also reported.

The death toll in the district stands at 4,275 and the recovery count stands at 1,32,861, leaving it with an active caseload of 5,997.

Support Our Journalism

We cannot do without you.. your contribution supports unbiased journalism

IBNS is not driven by any ism- not wokeism, not racism, not skewed secularism, not hyper right-wing or left liberal ideals, nor by any hardline religious beliefs or hyper nationalism. We want to serve you good old objective news, as they are. We do not judge or preach. We let people decide for themselves. We only try to present factual and well-sourced news.

Support objective journalism for a small contribution.