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Night curfew to Sunday lockdown: These states continue Covid curbs


National capital Delhi recently allowed the private offices to function with 50% staff but has yet not lifted weekend curfews and night curfews. Though Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal sent a letter to Lt Governor Anil Baijal for lifting the weekend curfew, the proposal was turned down. Delhi's positivity rate has almost halved in a week with 30.64% on January 15 to 16.36% on Saturday.


The Karnataka government has ended the weekend curfew but the night from 10 pm to 5 am will continue to be in force. Yesterday the state reported a major decline in Covid cases while the cases dipped sharply to 17,000 in Bengaluru. Karnataka reported 42,470 Covid cases in a day.


The Kerala government has allowed only essential services on the next two Sundays--January 23 and January 30. The state government has decided to impose Covid-related restrictions at the district level with Disaster Management Authority will divide the districts into three groups, A, B, and C. In the districts that fall under the A category, all social, cultural, religious, political, and public events and weddings and funerals can be attended by up to 50 people. No such gatherings will be allowed in the B and C category districts. In such areas, religious worship should be conducted online only and a maximum of 20 people will be allowed for weddings and funerals. Movie theaters, swimming pools, and gyms are not allowed to function in C category districts. All classes (including tuition centers) -- except undergraduate and postgraduate level final year classes besides 10 and 12 classes-- are allowed online only in C category districts.


In light of the surge in COVID-19 cases, the Gujarat government on Friday announced night

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