Lockdown Extended In Amravati For A Week; Weekend Curbs In Nagpur, Buldhana, Yavatmal
In view of the rising number of Covid-19 active cases, the lockdown in Mahrashtra's eastern city Amravati has been extended for a week and certain restrictions have also been imposed in areas of Nagpur, Buldhana and Yavatmal.
These cities in the state have reported a huge spike in the number of Covid cases in the last one week.
Amravati district collector Shailesh Naval ordered an extension of the lockdown in Amravati and Achalpur cities for a week, and also imposed restrictions in Anjangaon Surji town.
Amravati, Achalpur and places adjoining these two cities and the entire Anjangaon Surji town will remain under lockdown till 6 am on March 8, he said.
People can step out to buy essential commodities between 8 am and 3 pm, Naval said.