Tripura government has announced complete lockdown on Sunday, July 5, exempting emergency services from the restrictions imposed, announced Minister Ratan Lal Nath.
The one-day lockdown, inspired by the Janata curfew held on March 22, would begin from 5 am on Sunday and would end at 5 am the next day, said chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb in a video message.
“We have declared a complete lockdown in the state on July 5 as we are in stage I of Covid-19 outbreak. We need to prepare for stage 2 and 3. So, I request people to stay indoors and make this one-day lockdown a success like the one-day Janata Curfew on March 22 this year,”said Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb.