Madhya Pradesh imposes weekend lockdown in all city areas as COVID-19 spreads | India Information
Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday (April 8, 2021) introduced to impose weekend lockdown in all of the city areas as a consequence of rise in COVID-19 instances. The weekend lockdown will be enforced from 6 pm on Friday to six am on Monday.
“I don’t want a protracted lockdown, that is the final choice. However to interrupt the state of affairs a little bit, city areas will stay closed in Madhya Pradesh from 6 pm on Friday to six am on Monday, the lockdown will stay,” stated Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
He additionally stated that his authorities goals to extend the variety of beds for COVID-19 sufferers within the state to at least one lakh.
मैं लंबा लॉक डाउन नहीं चाहता, ये अंतिम विकल्प है। लेकिन स्थिति को थोड़ा ब्रेक करने के लिये मध्यप्रदेश में शुक्रवार को शाम को 6 बजे से लेकर सोमवार से सुबह 6 बजे तक शहरी क्षेत्र बंद रहेंगे, लॉकडाउन रहेगा: मुख्यमंत्री श्री @chouhanshivraj#MPFightsCorona pic.twitter.com/t8aITWBAdc
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The Chief Minister knowledgeable that numerous disaster administration teams will maintain conferences to assessment the state of affairs in cities the place there was a surge in COVID-19 infections and can resolve the plan of action to comprise it.
The Madhya Pradesh government has additionally determined to arrange one COVID-19 care centre in every district and the non-public hospitals are additionally being roped in to extend the variety of beds for COVID-19 sufferers, CM Chouhan said.
That is to be famous that previously three weeks, the state authorities has imposed lockdowns in Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur and Gwalior on Sundays and prolonged the curbs to another cities final Sunday.
Madhya Pradesh witnessed 4,043 new COVID-19 instances on Wednesday, which took the state’s whole COVID-19 tally to three,18,014, of which, 26,059 are lively instances.
Since March 31, Madhya Pradesh has recorded 22,503 contemporary COVID-19 instances together with 100 fatalities. The state has up to now seen 4,086 deaths and a couple of,87,869 recoveries.
(With inputs from companies)