In view of the ever increasing cases of corona, a 14-day lockdown has been announced in Karnataka. This lockdown will be applicable from tomorrow ie Tuesday night at 9 o’clock. Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa today announced the decision to lockdown the cabinet meeting. The possibility of this was already being expressed.
During the lockdown in Karnataka, people will be allowed to shop from six o’clock in the morning to ten o’clock. With this only manufacturing and contracting work will be allowed. During the lockdown everything will be closed except emergency and essential services. Along with this, the Chief Minister announced to provide free vaccine to people from 18 to 45 years.
On Sunday, Industry Minister Jagdish Shettar said, “We are not in favor of lockdown but the circumstances are such that we have to impose restrictions to bring the situation under control … We have to break the stern of the transition.” It is a matter of 10-12 days. Let’s see … once there is a decrease in the cases of infection, the restrictions will also be reduced. “
Covid has more than 74 percent cases in 10 states, including Karnataka
In one day, 74.53 percent of the cases coming in the country are being registered in 10 states including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi. After the arrival of 3,49,691 new cases of infection in India, the total number of infected people has increased to 1,69,60,172.
Karnataka, Kerala, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Rajasthan are the other states in the list of 10 states. Maharashtra had the highest number of 67,160 new cases. Thereafter 37,944 new cases were received from Uttar Pradesh, while 29,438 new cases were received in Karnataka.