In view of the rising cases complete lockdown like situations have occurred in many states. Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka have tried to break the chain by issuing orders of weekend curfew that has come into effect on Friday evening and will remain in place till Monday morning.
The weekend curfew has been enforced from Friday 8 pm till Monday 7 am in Uttar Pradesh. Know all about weekend curfew in Uttar Pradesh:
*The marriages can take place as scheduled, however, it must be done with restrictions.
*All pre-scheduled examinations have also been allowed during the weekly closure. The candidates and examiners will have to show their i-cards to go to their exam centers.
*Public transport has been allowed to run with 50 per cent capacity, especially state transport buses.
*Medical and health-related emergency services will remain open.
*For funeral services at cremation or burial grounds, not more than 20 people have been allowed.
*Other than the weekend lockdown, the night curfew will continue from 8 PM to 7 AM every day.
The covid cases reported in the state till now have reached 977k whereas the recovery cases are 706K. The death toll recorded by now is 10,541.