#Curfew

6 days ago.Pune, Maharashtra, India
During the night curfew, movement of only essential services will be allowed. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • No public movement will be allowed from 11pm to 6 am
  • All schools and colleges have been ordered to remain closed till February 28
  • The new guidelines will be effective from Monday

26 January.Amsterdam, Netherlands
The rioters are protesting against introduction of a new and stricter coronavirus curfew. (Representative Image: Unplash)

  • Riot police clashed with groups of protesters across the country
  • Amsterdam police said they had made eight arrests
  • In Rotterdam, police used a water cannon after clashing with rioters

25 January.Amsterdam, Netherlands
People are protesting against a new curfew to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the Netherlands. (Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • Authorities used water cannon and dogs in a square in central Amsterdam to disperse protesters
  • In Eindhoven, police fired tear gas to disperse a crowd of several hundred
  • A COVID-19 testing centre was also set on fire on Saturday by the protestors

15 January.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
The curfew was imposed in four cities in November 2020. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The decision will be taken at an appropriate juncture to lift the curfew: Gujarat CM
  • Earlier, people were barred from venturing out between 9 pm till 6 am every day in these cities
  • The timing was recently revised to 10 pm till 6 am

10 January.Marseille, France
France has the seventh-highest COVID-19 death toll in the world. (Representative image/Pixabay)

  • Marseille will have their curfew moved forward to 6 p.m. from 8 p.m., and running through to 6 a.m
  • The stricter measures in Marseille will start on Sunday evening
  • Local police said 21 people had tested positive for the new variant of the virus

7 January.Ontario, Canada
More than 8 million residents of Quebec, the province hit hardest by the pandemic, will be affected by the measures. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Francois Legault ordered the first pandemic curfew in Canada on Wednesday
  • The lockdown and 8:00 pm to 5:00 am curfew will begin from Saturday
  • A curfew of this scale has not been ordered in Canada since the Spanish flu a century ago

5 January.Paris, France
Macron has been serving as the President of France since May 2017 (Picture Credits: Twitter @EmmanuelMacron)

  • The French police entered the premises of the illegal party after 36 hours
  • The Interior Minister announced that 1,00,000 officials will be deployed to prevent such gatherings
  • France has been overwhelmed with around 15,000 new COVID-19 cases daily 

2 January.Paris, France
France is facing a rise in COVID cases.(Credit: AP / PTI)

  • Nice, most of east of France to be affected
  • The capital city of Paris will not face the additional restriction for now
  • Gabriel Attal meanwhile defended the pace of France's campaign to vaccinate against COVID-19

31 December 2020.Paris, France
Around one lakh police and gendarmes have been put on duty in France on December 31. (Photo credit: AFP )

  • A nationwide curfew has been imposed from 8 pm to 6 am on new year's eve
  • Small gatherings are allowed in people's homes
  • Officials have been directed to halt underground parties after the prescribed time limit

31 December 2020.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Delhi government has imposed a night curfew in the city amid mounting fears over the new strain of coronavirus. (PTI Photo)

  • The night curfew will be observed from 11 pm to 6 am on December 31 and January 1
  • There will be no New Year celebration events and gatherings at public places have been limited to 5 persons
  • As of Wednesday, a total of 20 people in India have been found infected with the new strain of the coronavirus