Uttar Pradesh Lockdown News

UP to undergo Covid lockdown on weekends; Night curfew continues in place

UP to undergo Covid lockdown on weekends; Night curfew continues in place

New Delhi: Turning down Allahabad High Court’s suggestion for a week long complete lockdown, Uttar Pradesh government has instead decided to go into a lockdown every weekend as a measure to curb Covid-19 infections spreading rapidly in the state. The UP government challenged the High Court order saying it had

UP’s 5 major cities including Lucknow undergo lockdown amid Covid surge

UP’s 5 major cities including Lucknow undergo lockdown amid Covid surge

Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court on Monday directed Uttar Pradesh government to impose lockdown in five major cities including Lucknow, Kanpur till 26 April amid a massive surge in novel coronvuirus cases across the state. The lockdown, starting tonight, will be imposed in Prayagraj, Lucknow, Varanasi, Kanpur Nagar, and Gorakhpur.