New Delhi: In view of rising circumstances of the extremely transmissible Omicron Covid-19 variant, the Haryana authorities has imposed evening curfew from 11 pm to five am. 

The Haryana authorities has additionally prohibited gatherings of greater than 200 folks in public locations and occasions, a press release by the Haryana Chief Minister’s Workplace stated.

Earlier this week, Well being Minister Anil Vij stated that folks not absolutely vaccinated towards Covid-19 wouldn’t be allowed to enter malls, eating places, banks and different public areas within the state from January 1.

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It additionally stated that nobody, together with workers, could be allowed to enter authorities workplaces with out double dose vaccination.

“Solely absolutely vaccinated individuals will probably be allowed to journey from bus stand, railway stations. Different locations of gathering like spiritual locations, petrol and CNG stations, LPG gasoline cylinder assortment centres, sugar mills, milk cubicles, ration outlets additionally to permit solely absolutely vaccinated folks,” an order despatched to all deputy commissioners in Haryana stated.

Gujarat Extends Night time Curfew Timings

However, the Gujarat authorities stated evening curfew in eight cities – Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat, Rajkot, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Gandhinagar and Junagadh – could be in pressure from 11 pm to five am from Saturday, PTI reported. Earlier, the curfew timing was from 1 am to five am.

“Industrial actions in outlets, eating places, procuring complexes, advertising and marketing yards, marts, hair slicing saloons, magnificence parlours amongst others in these eight cities are allowed to stay open until 11 pm,” the federal government notification stated.

Gujarat reported seven new circumstances of Omicron variant on Thursday, taking the state tally to 30. On Thursday, greater than 100 new circumstances have been reported in a single day after almost seven months.

In India, 358 circumstances of Omicron variant have been detected up to now in 17 states and Union Territories. Of them, 114 have recovered or migrated, in line with the Union Well being Ministry knowledge.

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