Due to the increasing destruction caused by the Covid-19 virus across the country, the government has decided to increase the tenure of the weekend lockdown by a day, and hence, the state is witnessing a weekend lockdown as of now, starting from Friday night, until Tuesday morning.
Moreover, the UP government has clearly stated that all the markets, private and government offices, local and weekly markets, and restaurants will remain non-operational during the weekend lockdown. Also, people associated with essential services will be only allowed to step outside, otherwise, no person will be allowed to step outside and roam on the streets unnecessarily.
During the weekend lockdown, all the Public transport services will also not operate and all the religious places are also directed to be closed.
All the necessary services such as hospitals and medical stores, ration and milk shops, etc will only be operational.