- After bringing devotees from Nanded, where a maximum of 331 cases were reported in a day on May 3, 15 new cases were added on Thursday.
- The number of Corona-positive people now reached 1939 in the province, of which 33 died; At the same time 200 people have recovered and returned home.
Jalandhar. The third phase of curfew is going on in Punjab as well to prevent the dread of Corona infection. Thursday is the 11th day of the third phase. Meanwhile, permission has been given at the district level to open shops connected with various services across the state. However, strictness is also seen in many places. Also, the campaign to send migrant laborers is also going on. On Wednesday, where 10 thousand people were sent from Amritsar, Jalandhar, Patiala, 4800 people are to be sent from Jalandhar again on Thursday.
In the last two-three days, there has been a significant decrease in the pace of corona positive cases in the state. After bringing devotees from Nanded, a maximum of 331 cases were reported in a single day on May 3, while 10 new cases were registered on Wednesday. On Thursday also 15 new cases were added, which combined has now increased the number of Corona positive people to 1939 in the state. Of these, 33 died, while 200 people have recovered and returned home.
Police closed retail shop at Hall Bazaar and Katra Sher Singh Bazaar in Amritsar
Retail shops in Hall Bazaar and Katra Sher Singh Bazaar also opened after permission to open wholesale market in Amritsar from 6 to 10 am. As soon as the shops opened, the police reached to close them. The police first closed the shops of Hall Bazaar. After that, as soon as Katra started closing Sher Singh’s retail shops, there was a debate between the police and the shopkeepers. These food delivery institutions of Majitha Road, Green Avenue, Ranjit Avenue, Lawrence Road, Mall Road are publicly flouting the rules.
People will be able to taste the dishes made at hotels and dhabas in Pathankot district
Keeping in mind the facilities of the people imprisoned in the house for the last 45-46 days in Pathankot, the district administration has said to provide another relief. Businessmen associated with hotels, restaurants and dhabas can prepare food and deliver it to the people through home delivery. Deputy Commissioner Gurpreet Singh Khaira said that people are facing huge problems due to curfew, while business is also stalled.
Pintu Jasrotia, the head of the trade board, thanked the administration for the permission to open shops in Sujanpur and others.On the other hand, traders were relieved after being allowed to open the closed market of Sujanpur town. Expressing gratitude to the administration, the traders said that the Kathui Bazaar and some parts of the main market of Sujanpur were not getting the exemption due to the Containment Zone. All the shopkeepers should open the shops according to the rules and order.
Permission to open shop in Patiala considering dozen services
Patiala district administration has supplied book-stationery, electric fans, coolers, AC repairs, vehicle repair spare parts, electrical service, electrical and sanitary items, construction items, cement, bricks, sand, plywood, repair, inverter supplies, Plumber services, carpenters and hardware and paint shops are allowed to open from 7 am to 3 pm.
Discount of opening books, stationery and other shops in Faridkot for 8 hours
Faridkot Deputy Commissioner Kumar Saurabh Raj has given permission to open stationery stores and bookstores in the district from 7 am to 3 pm after considering the sacking by the Book Sellers Union. He said that the shop owners will follow the instructions issued from time to time by the Government of India and Government of Punjab related to Kovid-19. Legal action will be taken against the violators.
The train left for Unnao at 10 o’clock, three more trains will go, Mau and Faizabad
4800 workers will be sent to their hometown on Thursday through 4 special trains from Jalandhar City railway station. Today’s first train has left for Unnao at 10 o’clock, while special trains are to be known for Gaya at 2.30 pm, Faizabad at 7 pm and Mau at 11 pm. Workers are being sent forward only after thorough investigation according to the trains. The battered batting farms at Pathankot bypass chowk and the screening center at the leather complex are still crowding out by reaching out to the undocumented workers.
Order of screening of every person coming from outside areas at six entry points of Tarn Taran
Tarn Taran’s deputy commissioner held a meeting with officials of the civil, health, police department. He said that in the past days, 429 people coming from outside the area have been quarantined home by medical examination. Kova App has been downloaded to 314 people. 150 people from Nanded and other places are also home quarantine despite reports coming negative. Medical certificates have been issued to 2979 people from outside states who want to return to their homes. Apart from this, DC directed that every person entering at the six entry points of the district will be subjected to medical screening.