A complete lockdown has been declared in Nagpur from March 15 to March 21 against the backdrop of increasing number of coronavirus cases. Guardian Minister Nitin Raut made the announcement on Thursday. The number of patients are higher in rural areas including Nagpur city.
Citizens did not take the restrictions seriously. The administration had to take tough decisions as the citizens were not scared despite repeated requests.
What exactly will remain closed and what will continue during the lockdown?Check out areas where strict curfew has been imposed:
What's on in Nagpur, what's off?
>> Strict curfew will remain in Nagpur city
>> Industries will continue to function
>> Government offices will continue at 25 percent attendance
>> Vaccination campaign will continue in Nagpur
>> Vegetable market will remain open
>> Eye clinics, spectacle shops will remain open
>> Essential services will continue
>> Laxminagar, Hanuman Nagar being a hot spot, strict curfew
>> Quarantine centre will be started at MLA's residence
>> Strict action will be taken against those who go out without any reason
>> Media representatives will have to carry an identity card