Punjab government prohibits public gathering, 30 people allowed in marriage program

Punjab government prohibits public gathering, 30 people allowed in marriage program

Chandigarh  The Punjab government issued revised guidelines on Monday and banned the public gathering altogether. With this, five people are allowed to gather in social programs and 30 people are allowed to attend the wedding and other programs instead of the current 50. The police have also been asked to lodge an FIR against those who violate the public ban.

The detailed notification issued by the government said that the police and civil administration should be strictly enforced with restrictions on social gathering (permission to gather five people under Section 144 applicable in all districts) as well as marriages and social programs. is. In violation of the directive, managers of marriage houses, hotels and commercial places will be responsible and their license may be suspended. They have to certify that proper arrangements have been made for the exhaust of air in the interior.

It will be mandatory to wear masks at workplaces, offices, closed places. Under the new directive, the health department's consultation on air-conditioned arrangements and air exhaust will also have to be strictly followed. According to the health department, the number of people infected with the corona virus on Sunday increased to 7821 and 199 people died.