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Rajasthan govt imposes night curfew from 8 pm to 6 am in 8 districts

Amid the rising coronavirus cases in Rajasthan, the state government on Saturday (November 21) announced to impose night curfew from 8 pm to 6 am in eight district headquarters including Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Bikaner, Udaipur, Ajmer, Alwar and Bhilwara. The Rajasthan government also announced that Section 144 will remain in place in all districts across the state from Saturday. The government also increased the penalty imposed for not wearing masks to Rs 500 from Rs 200 earlier in order to curb the spread of the COVID-19.

It is to be noted that 3,007 fresh coronavirus cases were reported in Rajasthan on Saturday. The number of deaths due to COVID-19 in Rajasthan was 16 on Saturday. The COVID-19 tally in Rajasthan now stands at 2,40,676 and the death toll at 2,146. The number of active cases in the state is 21,951.

News source ~ Zee news