Kolkata. The West Bengal government on Saturday banned the participation of more than 50 guests in wedding ceremonies and family functions in view of the growing cases of Kovid-19 (West Bengal Covid-19 Case updates). On the other hand, the state administration issued an order on Friday asking for immediate closure of all shopping malls, beauty parlors, restaurants, sports complexes, gyms, spas and swimming pools. According to this order, markets can also be opened from seven to 10 in the morning and from three to five in the evening. The government said in an order issued on Saturday, “Health care establishments, electricity, telecom, transport, grocery, meat, sweet shops, milk supply will be free from restrictions.”
People have to follow the Kovid Guideline “In continuation of yesterday’s order, we have decided to limit the number of guests in wedding ceremonies and family functions to 50,” the official said. They have to wear masks and follow the social distance as well as use sanitizers. ”Earlier, the state government had allowed a maximum of 200 people to attend wedding ceremonies as the epidemic had improved.
Corona infection cases are increasing rapidly in the state
On Saturday, 103 people died due to Corona virus infection in West Bengal. This number is the highest for a day.
The Health Department has said in a bulletin that the number of deaths due to Covid-19 in the state has increased to 11,447. According to this, 17512 new cases were reported in the state, after which the number of infected people has increased to 8,45,878.