Night curfew imposed in Delhi from today


As Delhi reported about 3,500 infections daily for past two days with a positive rate of above 5 percent. Delhi government has imposed night curfew with immediate effect.


A proposal for imposing night curfew is under consideration. The details are being discussed, including the time period of the curfew which could be from 10 pm to 5 am till 30 April .


Delhi reported 3,548 new Covid-19 cases, 2,936 recoveries, and 15 deaths on Monday. With this, total cases in the national capital reached 6,79,962, including 14,589 active cases.


Arvind Kejriwal, Chief Minister of Delhi has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to relax the norms for opening vaccination centres and lift the age criterion for getting inoculated. He reiterated that the Delhi government can vaccinate all the residents of the city within three months if the necessary permissions are granted by the Centre.