LAST UPDATED: April 24, 2021, 11:54 a.m.
New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government had said on Tuesday that the weekend lockdown in the state will take place till May 15. The weekend lockdown started at 8 pm tomorrow and will be on till 7:00 am on April 26.
The weekend lockdown has come in addition to an already existing night curfew in the state. Announcing the weekend lockdown, the UP government increased the night curfew deadline by two more hours in districts that currently have more than 500 active Covid-19 cases.
What will be open during UP weekend lockdown?
1. Industrial Activities
2. Wedding ceremony (100 people in open and 50 people in closed areas)
3. Essential Services
4. Scheduled Examination
4. Movement of people involved in manufacturing sanitizers and medical equipment
5. Continuous Process Industry
6. Funeral services (with 20 people)
7. Public transport, especially state-run buses (at 50 percent capacity)
8. Medical Emergency Services
What will be banned during UP weekend lockdown?
2. Commercial Institute
The report said that if someone is found without a mask, a fine of Rs 1,000 will be imposed. If he repeats it the offence, a fine of Rs 10,000 will be imposed. According to the report, the police have been instructed about it.