SRINAGAR — Amid the spike in COVID-19 cases, the authorities on Sunday decided to extended till further orders the curfew which was already in place in Anantnag and Kulgam districts of South Kashmir.
District Magistrate Anantnag, Dr Piyush Singla, in a Tweet said that Anantnag will continue with the existing level of measures which are in place since April 28.
“CORONA CURFEW- Anantnag will CONTINUE with the existing level of measures, which are in place since 28 April. So corona curfew continues till further orders,” Singla Tweeted.
Meanwhile, District Magistrate Kulgam, Dr Bilal Bhat, also in a Tweet announced that the curfew will continue in Kulgam district till further orders.
“Corona Curfew-Kulgam. District Kulgam will continue with the existing level of measures, which are in place since 28 April. So corona curfew continues till further orders,” Bilal Tweeted.
Pertinently, the Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday had announced an 84-hour-long curfew in 11 districts starting from Thursday evening which was later extended to the rest of the districts starting from Friday evening till 7 am on Monday.
On Saturday, the government decided to extend the curfew in four districts including Srinagar till May 6. (KNO)