Curbs for Kumbh returnees: Compulsory tests, quarantine
Fearing a spurt in Covid-19 cases, multiple states have announced restrictions on those returning from the Kumbh Mela in Haridwar. The Sunday Express takes a look at the announcements:
Delhi: The Delhi Disaster Management Authority has directed all residents who visited the mela to upload their details on the Delhi government website. Returnees must undergo 14-day home quarantine. An order issued by Chief Secretary Vijay Dev said: 'If it is found/reported that any such resident of Delhi, who has returned to Delhi after visiting Kumbh, has not uploaded the requisite details/information, he/she will be sent to the institutional government quarantine centers.'