Lockdown extended till 31 May in Punjab, shops will open from 18 May but schools will remain closed

lockdown extended in punjab till may 31- India TV

In view of the increasing outbreak of Corona, the lockdown has been extended till May 31 in Punjab. Chief Minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh Announced this However, the CM definitely said that on May 18, more and more shops of small shopkeepers and businessmen will be opened. There will be no curfew in Punjab after May 18, there will be lockdown only. He has also advised the Center to extend the lockdown in the country by 31 May but it should not be too strict. Public transport should be relaxed and other activities outside the cantonment zone should also be allowed.

CM said that Punjab I will not open schools because children cannot be kept separately in school. He said that it is difficult to understand the Red, Green and Orange zones, therefore, Punjab will create a Confinement Zone and a Non-Confinement Zone.

So far, 1946 people have been found infected with the corona virus, out of which 1257 patients have recovered after treatment and 32 people have died. So far, more than 100 cases of corona virus have been reported in seven districts of the state. Most of the cases have been found in Amritsar. So far, 301 positive cases have been reported here.

201 cases have been reported in Jalandhar, 154 in Taran Taran, 139 in Ludhiana, 122 in Gurdaspur, 103 in SBS Nagar and 102 in SAS Nagar. So far 100 cases have been found in Patiala. Corona virus cases have been found in 22 districts of the state.


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