BREAKING: Night Curfew in Shillong from May 4
GUWAHATI: Night curfew has been imposed in Shillong from May 4, said Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma.
On Sunday, Meghalaya registered the highest single-day spike ever with 321 fresh Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of active cases to 1,821.
Sangma said, “In view of the prevailing COVID19 situation, decisions were made for the Shillong Agglomeration, applicable from 4th May onwards. All shops will be closed at 7 PM and curfew will be imposed from 8 PM to 5 AM.”
He added that office Hours will be reduced from 5 PM to 4:30 PM
On Sunday, five people died in Meghalaya. The number of fatalities from the infection now stands at 179.
The state also witnessed 154 recoveries from the infection and the total number of recoveries now stands at 15,429.