The Andhra Pradesh authorities on Monday (May 3) decided to impose a ‘partial curfew’ all through the state.
This curfew will start on May 5 and go on for two weeks to curb the newest surge of COVID-19 situations. Lockdown-like restrictions could be in place in Andhra Pradesh from 12 noon to 6 am.
Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy launched this selection at a high-level COVID evaluation meeting on Monday, primarily based on info firm PTI.
Shops will be allowed to open on daily basis from 6 am to 12 noon, with prohibitory orders beneath Section 144 CrPC in energy.
Only emergency corporations will be allowed to maneuver spherical after 12 pm as curfew will be clamped till 6 inside the morning.
For the last few days, night time time curfew from 10 pm to 5 am is in energy inside the state to comprise COVID-19.
But with the number of situations rising in doc numbers on daily basis, the Chief Minister decided to impose extra restrictions to interrupt the chain.
Meanwhile, the Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board on Monday permitted a few industries in Visakhapatnam to rework their present nitrogen vegetation into medical oxygen producing gadgets to fulfill the rising demand for oxygen due to spurt in COVID-19 situations.