New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh imposed lockdown successful 4 districts including municipality areas of Chhindwara territory and Ratlam city, Betul and Khargone successful the aftermath of surge successful COVID-19 cases.
The lockdown was implemented successful Chhindwara's municipality areas and Ratlam metropolis connected Thursday (April 1) from 10 pm. While Betul territory was placed nether lockdown from 10 p.m. and municipality areas of Khargone territory from 8 p.m. connected Friday. The curbs connected each 4 districts volition proceed till 6 americium connected April 5.
Earlier, the authorities authorities had imposed Sunday Lockdown successful 12 districts including these 4 amid a highest successful COVID-19 cases.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan connected Friday told reporters that abstracted teams of elder officials person been sent to these 4 districts to measure the coronavirus concern determination and supply assistance to the section medication successful the combat against the pandemic.
"In presumption of the spurt successful coronavirus cases successful Chhindwara, which shares borderline with Maharashtra, and to efficaciously power it, a three-day lockdown has been imposed successful the district," helium was quoted arsenic saying by PTI.
In addition, helium asked radical to enactment astatine location to observe festivals, portion urging eligible radical to get COVID-19 vaccination.
As per Ministry of Health data, 18,057 progressive COVID-19 cases were recorded with 961 caller cases arsenic of April 2. With 12 much deaths successful the past 24 hours, the decease toll successful the authorities stood astatine 3,998.