Chandigarh administration announced weekend lockdown

Apr 16, 2021 15:25 | Chandigarh

Chandigarh administration today imposed weekend lockdown in Chandigarh. The lockdown will be from 10 pm on Friday to 5 am on Monday; essential services will be allowed


The decision was taken at a high-level meeting chaired by UT Administrator VP Singh Badnore.

Administration has allowed the Essential services to go as usual and restaurants can do home-delivery.


Adviser Manoj Parida said the NDA and other exams would not be affected as students could travel carrying their admit cards.

He said the Covid vaccination programme would continue despite the lockdown.

Night curfew has already been imposed in the city from 10 pm to 5 am. There is also a restriction on gatherings—200 people for outdoor events and 100 people for indoor—in the UT.