Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary RK Tiwari on Monday directed district magistrates that native restrictions like evening curfew could be imposed after evaluating the prevailing COVID-19 an infection state of affairs.
In a press release issued in Lucknow, he stated the administration of a state, district, sub-division or a metropolis can’t impose lockdown outdoors the containment zone with out prior permission from the Centre.
“Nonetheless, to regulate the unfold of COVID-19, and after analysing the state of affairs, native restrictions (like evening curfew) could be imposed,” the assertion stated.
In a letter despatched to all divisional commissioners, extra director generals of police, Inspector Generals, Deputy Inspector Generals, police commissioners, district magistrates, senior superintendents of police and superintendents of police, the official referred to as for adherence to social distancing guidelines.
The cities the place positivity charge is above 10 per cent, staggered timings could be thought upon to maintain the presence of the employees minimal at one level of time, the assertion added.