UP Lockdown News: The Uttar Pradesh government has extended curfew-like lockdown in the entire state till next Tuesday (May 11) morning to tide over the Covid-19 crisis. The restrictions were set to be lifted tomorrow morning.
The decision was taken during a high-level meeting presided over by Chief Minister Yogi Aditynath. The meeting was attended by Health Minister Jai Pratap Singh and top government officials. This is the third extension of lockdown-like curfew in the country’s most populous state.
Uttar Pradesh is witnessing a spurt in coronavirus cases over the past few weeks. Currently, the state has more than three lakh active cases.