Amid rising COVID-19 instances, the Assam authorities on Friday banned victory rallies throughout the state on May 2, when Assembly election outcomes can be declared. The authorities has additionally prolonged the evening curfew throughout the state until May 7.
The state authorities has launched two separate notification on this regard.
“Any victory procession or assembly at any public place during and after the counting on 02.05.2021 is prohibited,” the notification launched by the federal government mentioned.
It has specified that profitable candidate will solely be accompanied by two individuals whereas the cracking of fireside crackers and utilization of loud audio system has been prohibited.
All individuals must put on masks, it mentioned.
Meanwhile, the restrictions on motion of people from 8 pm to five am which have been to finish on Saturday have been prolonged by per week conserving in thoughts the declaration of election outcomes and the spike in day by day instances that has reached over 3,000.
All retailers and market locations barring important companies comparable to pharmacies, hospitals, animal care centres and veterinary clinics must shut down throughout evening curfew, in accordance with the order.
Services like electrical energy, water and sanitation and public transport are additionally exempt from the evening curfew.
The order additionally exempts officers of Government of India, the federal government of Assam, judicial officers and individuals entrusted with election-related work on the manufacturing of legitimate ID card.
Assam recorded 26 COVID-19 deaths on Friday, the very best in a single day to date, taking the variety of deaths to 1,281, whereas 3,197 new instances pushed the tally to 2,53,123, the state authorities mentioned.
The variety of energetic instances within the state stands at 23,826.
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