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Punjab Imposes Night Curfew From December 1-15 Over 2nd COVID Wave Worry,Double Fine For Not Wearing Masks
Coronavirus: Punjab imposes night curfew from 10 pm-5am in all cities, towns from December 1-15, doubles fine for not wearing masks
Punjab Imposes Night Curfew From December 1-15 Over 2nd COVID Wave Worry, Double Fine For Not Wearing Masks
New Delhi: Punjab amid the worries of the second wave of coronavirus infections has imposed a 15 day night curfew in all its cities and towns starting December 1. The state has also doubled the fine for not wearing masks in public places.
Punjab has re-imposed night curfew from 10 pm to 5 am in all its cities and town starting December 1.. "Hotels, restaurants, and marriage venues will shut down at 9.30 pm," Mr. Singh said.
The fine for not wearing masks and social distancing in public places has also been doubled. All curbs would be reviewed on December 15.
Punjab with this has become the sixth state to impose a night curfew because of the fresh infection spike after Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, and Madhya Pradesh.