In view of the rise within the variety of individuals contaminated with Corona virus, the lockdown interval in Punjab has been prolonged to 30 April. The resolution was taken in a cupboard assembly chaired by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh. Earlier, Amarinder Singh had indicated to increase the lockdown interval within the state.
' Farmers will likely be given lockdown for harvesting crops '
Chief Minister Amarinder Singh had stated that from April 15, farmers will likely be relaxed in lockdown for harvesting crops and social distance will likely be considered. <! –
Singh instructed reporters through video hyperlink, 'We did lockdown first and later imposed curfew. Then organized to ship the mandatory items to the individuals. Our individuals have reached each locality and are offering important commodities.
' About one and a half million individuals got here to Punjab from overseas '
The Chief Minister stated that after the onset of corona virus circumstances, about one and a half million individuals got here to Punjab from overseas. We investigated and saved individuals aside. Now most individuals have come out of Quarantine. "The situation is under control at the moment," he stated. In 132 circumstances the an infection was confirmed and 11 individuals died. A complete of 2877 individuals have been screened.
Earlier Odisha prolonged lockdown interval
Before the Punjab, Odisha has prolonged the lockdown interval to 30 April. The nationwide 21-day lockdown expires April 14. Prime Minister Narendra Modi might take a gathering with the Chief Ministers tomorrow to finish or improve the lockdown.