Lockdown Status by State
Delhi Lockdown 2021
In the light of the constant boom in the number of COVID-19 cases, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal imposed a complete lockdown till Monday (May 3) in the national capital. Earlier, the lockdown was imposed till April 26 (Monday) in order to control the transmission of coronavirus in Delhi, but it was extended due to the rise in the number of new cases. Currently, there are around 97,977 active cases in Delhi.
Jammu and Kashmir Lockdown 2021
The Jammu and Kashmir government has imposed a 'Corona curfew' in eleven districts of the Union Territory (UT) from April 29 till May 3. The districts where lockdown has been curfew-like lockdown has been imposed are Srinagar, Anantnag, Baramulla, Budgam, Kulgam, Pulwama, Ganderbal in Kashmir Valley, whereas Jammu, Kathua, Reasi and Udhampur in Jammu division.
Uttar Pradesh Lockdown 2021
The Yogi Adityanath-led government announced a complete lockdown in the state from Friday, April 30 to May 4. On Wednesday, around 29,824 new cases were recorded in Uttar Pradesh. A complete lockdown has been imposed across the state, including Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi and more, which are a few of the most affected cities due to coronavirus. Along with the lockdown, the state has also been observing night curfew for the past two weeks.
Maharashtra Lockdown 2021
As the state reported the highest number of coronavirus cases in the second wave, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray announced a curfew-like lockdown where only essential services are permitted.
Earlier, the lockdown was announced from April 14 to May 1, but now the government has extended the lockdown with restrictions till May 15. CM has also directed the district administrations to prepare for the third wave of the pandemic.
Kerala Lockdown 2021
The state government in Kerala has imposed a night curfew between 9 PM and 5 AM from April 20. Only essential services have been exempted from the curfew.
Tamil Nadu Lockdown 2021
Tamil Nadu announced a curfew and COVID-related travel restrictions from April 26, across the state. A complete weekend lockdown has also been announced in the state, except for the essential services.
Karnataka Lockdown 2021
The Karnataka government also announced a 14-day lockdown in the state that started on April 27. Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa chaired a meeting with several leaders and announced that the state would remain under lockdown for 14 days, in order to control the surge in the COVID-19 cases.
Telangana Lockdown 2021
The state government of Telangana has imposed a lockdown till May 1. All offices, shops and restaurants are allowed to remain open till 8 PM during the lockdown. Only essential services such as pharmacies, diagnostic labs and hospitals are allowed during the lockdown.
Jharkhand Lockdown 2021
Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren imposed a complete lockdown, exempting essential services in the state till May 6. Earlier, the lockdown was announced from April 22 to April 29.
Goa Lockdown 2021
As the state observed a surge in the number of COVID-19 cases, the Goa government announced a strict lockdown from April 29 till May 3. Chief Minister Pramod Sawant revealed that the essential services and industries will remain open during this period.
Haryana Lockdown 2021
The Haryana government has imposed strict COVID-19 restrictions in the state till May 31. According to ANI, "Colleges, coaching institutions, ITIs, libraries, training institutes, whether govt or private, to remain closed in the State up to 31st May. All Anganwadi centres and creches under the Women and Child Development Department will also remain closed till 31st May."
Gujarat Lockdown 2021
The Gujarat government has imposed a 'mini lockdown' in several cities across the state. Cities such as Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot, Vadodara, Jamnagar, Bhavnagar, Junagarh, Gandhinagar and others will be under lockdown till May 5.
States under Night Curfew
While some of the state governments have imposed lockdown in the cities, some have implemented a strict curfew. States such as Nagaland, Tripura, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Assam and others are observing night curfew in order to control the spread of coronavirus transmission. The Bihar government has also imposed a curfew from 6 PM to 6 AM along with new COVID-19 guidelines. more