Haryana imposed section 144: 9 districts will be under complete lock down

Apr 30, 2021 17:03 | Haryana

The Haryana government on Friday ordered weekend lockdown and imposed section 144 in nine districts of the state, Panchkula, Gurugram, Faridabad, Sonepat, Rohtak, Karnal, Hisar, Sirsa and Fatehabad.

The lockdown will be enforced from 10 pm on Friday (April 30) till 5 am on Monday (May 3). There is no cap on the essential services.The residents must stay indoors during the lockdown period. No person shall leave their homes or shall move on foot or by vehicle or travel or stand or roam around on any road or public places during the above said hours, the order said.

In the current month, Haryana has registered a sharp surge in COVID cases, while the viral infection-related deaths too have witnessed a rise.