Lockdown (symbolic photo)
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has announced a weekend lockdown and some other restrictions in the capital amid rising cases of Kovid in Delhi.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has announced a weekend lockdown and some other restrictions in the capital amid rising cases of Kovid in Delhi. CAT general secretary Praveen Khandelwal said on Thursday that e-passes should be issued on time to the people supplying essential services. Also, the government should ensure smooth movement of vehicles on the border.
Strict measures need to be taken to prevent the spread of infection
Khandelwal said, “Now the time has come that strict steps need to be taken to prevent the spread of infection.” It would be appropriate to impose a lockdown of at least 10 days to break the chain of infection. ”He said that the curbs imposed by the Delhi government is a step in the right direction. Infection cases are increasing at a rapid pace.Breaking the chain of transition is important
Khandelwal said, “It is important to break the transition chain. For this, a lockdown of at least 10 days should be imposed in Delhi. The traders of Delhi stand with the government and are committed to ensuring uninterrupted supply of essential commodities. ”
Traders can close their shops
He said that CAT would soon convene a meeting of all the trade organizations in Delhi to consider the possible lockdown. He said that if necessary, traders will be asked to close their shops.