Srinagar: Amid a surge in COVID Cases in Jammu and Kashmir, the authorities on Wednesday decided to impose Corona curfew in eleven districts of Jammu and Kashmir to contain the further spread of the deadly virus.
Sources said that Corona curfew will be imposed in 11 districts from Thursday 7 pm to Monday 7 am.
They said that the districts include Srinagar, Anantnag, Baramulla, Budgam, Kulgam, Pulwama, Ganderbal, Jammu, Kathua, Reasi, and Udhampur.
They further said that detailed orders will be issued by the concerned deputy commissioners under Disaster Management Act, listing out the prohibitions as well as permissible activities.
Meanwhile, deputy commissioner Srinagar, Mohammad Aijaz in a Tweet confirmed that the Srinagar district will go under Corona curfew from Thursday 7 pm till Monday 7 am.
“There will be Complete Lockdown in Srinagar District from 7:00 pm Thursday (29/04/2021) to 7:00 am Monday (03/05/2021). Exemptions apply to essential services. Detailed order shall follow,” he Tweeted. (KNO)