New Delhi: Amid an abrupt surge successful the COVID-19 infections successful the nationalist capital, the authorities imposed a seven-hour nighttime curfew from 10 p.m. to 5 americium connected Tuesday (April 6) with contiguous effect.
Many individuals were witnessed travelling, during the nighttime curfew hours, for getting their vaccination done, without having immoderate confirmation gaffe oregon e-pass connected them. The authorities charged these individuals with fine, connected grounds that these individuals didn't person immoderate registration gaffe connected the.
The authorities further clarified that everyone who volition beryllium visiting vaccination centers during the nighttime curfew hours request to either transportation a confirmation/ registration gaffe oregon an e-pass with them.
Delhi authorities successful its nighttime curfew bid stated, “The question of individuals specified supra shall beryllium allowed lone with the possession of e-pass (in brushed oregon hard copy), which tin beryllium obtained by applying connected the website https://delhi.gov.in/. The concernment District Magistrates shall beryllium liable for issuance of e-passes for supra activities and for wide implementation of these measures successful their respective jurisdiction.”
The DMRC besides announced that introduction successful Metro during the nighttime curfew, from 10 p.m. to 5 am, volition beryllium allowed lone to those passengers who autumn successful the indispensable category.
Soon aft the nighttime curfew was enforced successful Delhi, authorities received implicit 73,000 applications for e-passes, of which lone 1,271 were approved, officials said.
More than 34,000 applications were rejected arsenic the applicants did not autumn successful the exempted categories according to the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) order.
A time aft the bid came into effect, the nationalist superior reported implicit 5,100 caller COVID-19 cases, arsenic per the Delhi government’s wellness bulletin.