In serious situation of Corona in Delhi-NCR, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh announced new restrictions in the state on Wednesday. Night curfew has been imposed again in all cities and towns. Also, the penalty will be doubled for not wearing masks or following social distance from December 1.
All hotels, restaurants and marriage palaces in Punjab will be closed at 9.30 pm. Night curfew will remain in force from 10 am to 5 am. A spokesman of the Punjab government said that for not following the Corona Protocol, now a fine of up to 1000 rupees will be imposed instead of 500 rupees. The night curfew will be reviewed on 15 December.
In influx of Delhi patients in Punjab, it has also been decided to review and optimize bed availability in private hospitals of the state. The Chief Minister has asked Chief Secretary Vini Mahajan to work with the concerned departments so that the corona can be availed with the help of more private hospitals for the corona.