Published by: Subhajit Mandal | Posted: April 19, 2021 9:00 am | Updated: April 19, 2021 9:00 am News Daily Digital Desk: Is the fear that has engulfed the public since the second wave of coronavirus hit, now going to be realized! This time the Rajasthan government took the path of strict lockdown to pull the pace of the transition. The Ashok Gehlot government has decided to impose a strict lockdown in the desert from today till May 3. Yesterday, for the first time in the state, 10 thousand people were attacked daily. Of these, more than 2,000 people have been infected with COVID-19 in the capital Jaipur alone. At the moment Rajasthan has 6 thousand active. Therefore, the Congress government of the state has to walk the path of strict lockdown. The Rajasthan government said yesterday that a ‘public discipline party’ would be observed across the state for the next two weeks. During these 15 days, only emergency services will be available. Shops and markets will be closed. You can’t go out of the house unnecessarily. Vegetables, fruits, milk and other household items can be sold till 6 pm. Cooking gas (LPG) shops and petrol pumps will be open till 8 pm. However, industrial centers will be kept partially open to prevent the return of migrant workers. Journalists have also been kept out of the lockdown. Public transport will also run in a controlled manner.
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Rajasthan is not alone, several other states are already on the path of curfew or night curfew to stop corona. Weekly lockdown has already been launched in Uttar Pradesh. Multiple prohibitions have been issued. In the same vein, a lockdown has been issued in Tamil Nadu every Sunday. Ongoing night curfew. Schools and shopping malls are also closed in Bihar. The Maharashtra government has long imposed a corona curfew. Weekly curfew has also been imposed in Delhi. The state also issued guidelines yesterday and imposed a number of restrictions. Altogether, almost all the districts of the country have imposed restrictions. However, the Rajasthan government was the first to take the path of strict lockdown. Sangbad Pratidin News App: Download to get the latest updates of news Like to stay in the daily news Like on Facebook and follow on Twitter. Get updates on all news LikeDownload News every day