A night curfew has been imposed from 11 pm to 5 am in UP


Posted on 25 December 2021


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In Uttar Pradesh, a night curfew has been imposed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., amid mounting concerns about the spread of the Omicron coronavirus type. Furthermore, according to UP, only 200 individuals are allowed to attend weddings and social occasions, and all relevant Covid-safety precautions must be followed. According to government sources, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has also instructed all merchants and traders to adhere to the "no mask, no goods" policy. Officials have also been urged to ensure that all visitors to UP from outside and other states be tested for Covid, with a special focus on train and bus hubs. After Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh is the second state to enforce night-time restrictions. Shivraj Chouhan, the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, announced yesterday that a night curfew of 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. would be implemented immediately. No Omicron Covid case has been registered in the state yet. The night curfew order in Uttar Pradesh comes a day after the Allahabad High Court asked the Election Commission to consider postponing the Assembly elections. On Thursday, 31 new COVID-19 cases were recorded across the state of Uttar Pradesh. So far, the state has confirmed two Omicron cases.


Key Points

  • In Uttar Pradesh, a night curfew has been imposed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., amid mounting concerns about the spread of the Omicron coronavirus type.

  • On Thursday, 31 new COVID-19 cases were recorded across the state of Uttar Pradesh.