.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A view of deserted market after new strict restrictions in night curfew to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Jalandhar. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Several states and UTs have imposed stricter restrictions to curb the spread of COVID-19
  • Assam has now joined this list by imposing a night curfew
  • India has recorded 17,636,307 coronavirus cases and 197,894 deaths until now

.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Earlier, district officials were instructed by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to create quarantine centres in each district of the state to accomodate home-bound migrant workers. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Uttar Pradesh on Thursday reported 114 new virus-related deaths
  • The state so far has reported a total of 7,66,360 cases
  • The state government on Thursday imposed night curfews in 10 districts

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut, Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and State Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat at the foundation stone laying ceremony for Balasaheb Thackeray Memorial at Shivaji Park, in Mumbai. (PTI

  • Maharashtra reported 56,286 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday along with 376 deaths
  • The state has a total of 5,21,317 active cases
  • 26 vaccination centres in Mumbai were shut on Thursday over a shortage in vaccines

Noida earlier announced the imposition of night curfew in the city. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The residents have been urged to use the helpline number 18004192211
  • The residents have been asked to back the government's efforts to trace spread of the infection
  • Callers can also get help with an ambulance

.Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
Noida administration on Thursday imposed a night curfew from 10 pm to 5 am till April 17. (Photo credit: File/PTI)

  • The night curfew will be in place till April 17
  • Earlier, the Gautam Buddh Nagar administration asked residents to inform them about arrival of outsiders
  • India on Wednesday recorded 126,789 new cases of COVID-19

.Amritsar, Punjab, India
Police personnel distribute mask during an awareness campaign against the spread of the coronavirus, in Amritsar. (PTI File Photo)

  • Punjab is among the key states that are witnessing an upsurge in coronavirus cases
  • If anyone violates the rule, action will be taken against them: Punjab government
  • Earlier, the night curfew was only imposed in 12 districts of Punjab

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Security personnel close shops during night curfew, imposed by Delhi government to curb COVID-19 spread. (PTI Photo)

  • The night curfew decision has thrown the couples and the already bleeding wedding industry into a tizzy
  •  Now couples are mulling a daytime wedding in Delhi 
  • "It is a total mess. There is a new restriction every week," said a person, who was set to marry on April 28

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
In a recent tally, Delhi noted over 14,000 active COVID-19 cases. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Delhi on Tuesday imposed a night curfew from 10 pm to 5 am till April 30 
  • Twitter is flooded with memes since the curfew night announcement
  • The National capital recorded 500 fresh cases of COVID-19 on Monday

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
DMRC employee stands at a platform during trial-run of metro trains on the Blue Line. (PTI Photo)

  • Verifications of IDs will be done by DMRC/CISF for essential category passengers
  • The government on Tuesday also imposed a night curfew in Delhi from 10 pm to 5 am 
  • Environment minister Gopal Rai said that night curfew would help in containing COVID cases

CM Arvind Kejriwal imposed strict restrictions, including night curfew after rising COVID-19 cases in Delhi. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The night curfew timings imposed by the Delhi government are from 10 PM till 5 AM 
  • India has witnessed huge rise in COVID-19 cases since the past month
  • Many states and UTs, including Maharashtra and Delhi have imposed tight restrictions amid rising cases of the virus