The cities where the night curfew will be imposed from 11 pm to 5 am include Ajmer, Bhilwara, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur, Sagwada (Dungarpur) and Kushalgarh (Banswara).
The government released new guidelines for caution, containment till January 15 to control Covid-19 by vigilant night curfew from 8 pm to 6 am
The Ministry of Home Affairs has permitted states and union territories to impose local restrictions such as night curfew, if necessary, to prevent the spread of Covid-19.
This comes days after 20 cases of new mutant coronavirus strain were reported across the country.
The decision to impose night curfew for nine days from 11 pm to 5 am starting from Thursday was taken on Wednesday in line with the Centre's advice.
The latest guidelines allow states to impose local restrictions
The fine for not wearing masks and not following social distancing norms has been hiked from Rs 500 to Rs 1,000.
The curfew will be in force between 9 pm and 6 am from November 20 till next orders
We will allow only essential services. If we cannot check the coronavirus outbreak at this moment, we may face the fate of some European countries, Uddhav Thackeray said.
A bench headed by Justice N V Ramana was hearing a batch of petitions challenging the restrictions imposed in Jammu and Kashmir.
The area has been cordoned off by security forces and a hunt has been launched to nab the attackers.
Jaishankar told a Washington audience that he expects Pakistan to continue what it has been doing for the past several decades
The report said these juveniles were detained under the provisions of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act and kept at observation homes.
The SC allowed the government to file counter-affidavits on petitions challenging Article 370 repeal.
The five-judge Constitution Bench will hear the case from the first week of October.
Main markets and other business establishments across the Valley remained shut and public transport was off the roads.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said Kashmiris will not accept the abrogation of Article 370 and “they will react”.
'I know what it is like to be in want of medicine that may save you from dying. I don’t want others to suffer,' said Yunus, a cancer survivor.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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