COVID-19: Government Announces Lockdown In 75 Districts Across India, Here's The List
The Government Of India On Sunday Announced A Complete Shutdown In 75 Districts Across The Country Where Coronavirus Cases Have Been Reported So Far.
The respective state governments have been asked to ensure that the poor and needy don't face problems. (Photo Credit: IANS)
The Government of India on Sunday announced a complete shutdown in 75 districts across the country where coronavirus cases have been reported so far. The respective state governments have been asked to ensure that the poor and needy don't face problems in these districts during lockdown. The decision of lockdown was taken after a high-level meeting attended by chief secretaries of all states and the cabinet secretary and the principal secretary to the prime minister.
Here's a state-wise list of districts across the country where positive cases of cornavirus have been reported.
- Andhra Pradesh- Prakasam, Vijayawada, Vizag
- Chandigarh- Chandigarh
- Delhi—Central, East Delhi, North Delhi, North West Delhi, North East Delhi, South Delhi, West Delhi
- Gujarat—Kutch, Rajkot, Gandhinagar, Surat, Vadodara, Ahmedabad
- Haryana- Faridabad, Sonepat, Panchkula, Panipat, Gurugram
- Himachal Pradesh- Kangra
- UT of J-K- Srinagar, Jammu
- Karnataka—Bangalore, Chikkaballapur, Mysore, Kodagu, Kalaburgi
- Kerala- Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Iduki, Kannur, Kasargod, Kottayam, Mallapuram, Pathanamthitta, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur
- UT of Ladakh- Kargil, Leh
- MP- Jabalpur
- Maharashtra- Ahmednagar, Aurangabad, Mumbai, Nagpur, Mumbai, Sub-Urb Pune, Ratnagiri, Raigad, Thane, Yavatmal
- Odisha- Khurda
- Puducherry- Mahe
- Punjab- Hoshiarpur, SAS Nagar, SBS Nagar
- Rajasthan- Bhilwara, Jhunjhunu, Sikar, Jaipur
- Tamil Nadu- Chennai, Erode, Kanchipuram
- Telangana- Bhadradri, Kothagudem, Hyderabad, Medchai, Ranga Reddy, Sanga Reddy
- Uttar Pradesh- Agra, Gautam Buddha Nagar, Ghaziabad, Varanasi, Lakhimpur Kheri, Lucknow
- Uttarakhand- Dehradun
- West Bengal- Kolkata, North 24 Parganas
- Bihar- Munger, Patna
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First Published : 22 Mar 2020, 07:24:52 PM