Nagpur: Although the city and district have not seen an increase in the number of coronavirus cases, As seen so far in the state capital, In Pune and Mumbai the civic authorities and district administration have decided to implement the same restrictions that are being implemented.
This also means that citizens have to be fully prepared to welcome the new year without any celebrations in public, private open spaces, farmhouses, clubs, bars, restaurants, resorts, etc in this entire district. For the date of December 31, the restrictions of coronavirus were imposed in rural areas and city as well.
Collector R Vimala on Thursday to stay at 9 pm and ban parties, functions, and dance floors in rural parts of the district to celebrate the coming new year.
On the same lines, the city’s commissioner Radhakrishnan B had also issued an order banning the parties, gatherings, and dance floors in the city on the date of 31 December on Thursday.
All these activities including those of restaurants, bars, wine shops, essential, non-essential shops, clubs, etc may also operate as per normal timings, the order reads.
Relief and Rehabilitation Department
In the meeting of the district planning committee and the press conference held on Thursday, Guardian minister Nitin Raut announced.
The collector, who is the chairman of DDMA (district disaster management authority), had also decided to ban all these activities at 9 pm, citing the increase in the cases of coronavirus on the date of 25 December, In which the threat of the Omicron virus variant and the behavior of Covid-appropriate by most people was not followed at all.
However, under pressure from the officials of the Disaster Management, Relief and Rehabilitation Department of this state, the Collector had to amend the order twice. The head of the citizen also had to modify his own order.
When asked whether the district disaster management authority had withdrawn its decision under his own pressure, Raut had implicitly accepted it completely. He has said that whatever instructions have been given to him by the government, there is a great need to work on those instructions. The decision can also be modified if it is not in conformity with these orders of the government. Several orders have also been issued for Mumbai and Pune. District disaster management authority later decided to implement the same orders which were imposed in Pune and Mumbai.