SRINAGAR —The Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday extended ‘corona curfew’ till May 10 in four districts of J&K including Srinagar and Jammu.
“In view of the trend in COVID positive cases, the positivity rate and the cases per million, the Corona Curfew in the 4 districts of Srinagar, Baramulla, Budgam and Jammu which is there till 7 am on Thursday, 6 May 2021, will stand extended till 6 am on Monday, 10 May 2021,” [sic] the government said in a tweet.
“In addition, Samba district will also be under Corona Curfew from 7 pm on Wednesday 5 May 2021 till 7 am on Monday, 10 May 2021.”
The government on Saturday announced the extension of lockdown in four districts — Jammu and three others in the Valley — till Thursday morning. Earlier, most of the districts in the Valley extended the lockdown till Thursday.
The officials said the night curfew will continue in all municipal/urban local body limits of all the 20 districts of Jammu and Kashmir. (GNS)