Tired of ads? Install the Daily Bhaskar app for ad-free news
Jaipur5 minutes ago
- Copy the link
Markets and commercial activities in the capital Jaipur will be closed from 7 pm on Sunday.
- Night curfew has been imposed in 8 districts of Rajasthan and Section 144 in several districts since Sunday
- The fine for not applying the mask in the state has also been increased from Rs 200 to Rs 500
Markets will now be closed at 7 pm in 8 corona-affected districts of Rajasthan, including Jaipur. Curfew will be imposed in Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Udaipur, Ajmer, Kota, Alwar and Bhilwara from 8 am to 6 am. The government increased the fine for not wearing masks from 200 to 500. The uniqueness is that those who go to the wedding are exempt from the night curfew.
The government released the new guideline at midnight on Saturday. By closing commercial activities, including markets and offices, at 7pm, all employees will be able to reach home before the night curfew begins. Necessary services, including those traveling by drug stores, buses, trains and planes, are exempt during the night curfew. Students who write the test will receive a discount.
Only 75% of employees can come to the offices
Under the new guidelines, 75% of employees in public and private offices with more than 100 employees in the eight corona-affected districts will be called on duty. 25% work from home based on rotation. The Department of Health conducts a household survey in the Containment Zone. Surveillance teams will be active again and testing will increase.
3,000 new corona cases were discovered Saturday
In Rajasthan, 3,000 cases were registered on Saturday. 995 positive cases were detected in Jaipur and Jodhpur. This was followed by the imposition of Section 144 in several cities in the state.