Punjab Lockdown

Close to 3,000 new COVID-19 cases in Punjab, Army recruitment exam postponed

The examination to be held on March 28 has been postponed to April 25 on the advice of the district administration due to hike in coronavirus cases, officials said.

published on : 27th March 2021

Museums to remain shut in Punjab till April 10 as state reports 2700 COVID cases

The active cases rose to 20,522, while the number of recoveries climbed to 1,95,015 after 1,735 more coronavirus patients recuperated, according to a medical bulletin.

published on : 26th March 2021

COVID-19 second wave: Punjab, MP go for harsh curbs; Maharashtra mulls lockdown

Theatres and all private offices in Maharashtra to operate at 50% capacity; locking down option on table, says Uddhav; Punjab, too, announces curbs; lockdown in three MP cities.

published on : 20th March 2021

Punjab chief secretary holds meeting with officials as COVID cases rise in state

Vini Mahajan asked the officials to spruce up the necessary arrangements and remain in top gear to effectively combat the up-swing in infections.

published on : 15th March 2021

Government teacher dies of COVID-19 in Ludhiana; 12 colleagues, three students test positive

Schools in the state reopened for classes 5 to 12 from January 7 after a government order.

published on : 23rd January 2021

Primary classes to reopen at Punjab schools from January 27

Earlier this month, the state government had reopened schools for Classes 5 to 12.

published on : 21st January 2021

Hit hard by lockdown, Punjab marriage palace owners seek reopening with COVID-19 norms

Punjab Marriage Palace and Resort Association also threatened to resort to an agitation if the permission was not granted to them by the month-end.

published on : 26th September 2020

Unlock 4.0: Punjab to continue with night curfew, weekend lockdowns till September 30

Amid spiralling cases, CM Amarinder Singh also announced that section 144 of the CrPC will continue to remain in effect, banning all social, political, religious gatherings throughout the state.

published on : 31st August 2020

Amid spike in COVID-19 cases, weekend lockdown comes into force in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh

While in Punjab and Haryana, the COVID tally has reached 39,327 and 52,129 respectively, in Chandigarh, there are 2,631 cases so far.

published on : 22nd August 2020