West Bengal and Sikkim have Entended Lockdown Till August 1 for COVID-19

Coronavirus Lockdown in WB
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced two-day lockdown every week to curb COVID-19. (ANI)

New Delhi: The Sikkim state government has extended the lockdown all over the state to August 1st, 2020 to stop the spreading of Coronavirus as reported by notification to NDTV’s report.

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The previous lockdown was going to end on the previous Sunday. But in this situation the lockdown it extended to August 1st, 2020.

Chief Secretary S C Gupta said in a notification “After careful consideration of the situation, it has been decided to extend the period of lockdown in the entire st ate of Sikkim till 6 am of August 1, 2020”.

Currently, the state has 380 active Coronavirus cases which are decreased by 17 from yesterday’s report as on July 28, 2020, at 08.55 PM IST.

On the other hand the West Bengal State Government has extended the complete lockdown to the August, 31st, 2020.

“We are extending the two-day lockdown every week in the state, which was in force till July 31, till August 31,” West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee announced today.

All the passenger flights to Kolkata from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Pune, Nagpur, and Ahmedabad till July 31 banned by the state government earlier.

Currently, the West Bengal state has 19502 active Coronavirus cases which are decreased by 93 from yesterday’s report and total of 39917 COVID-19 patients have been cured where the total death is 1411 as on July 28, 2020, at 08.55 PM IST.

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