Mohali, Chandigarh, Covid-19, Guidelines

Mohali to be under lockdown on Wednesday as part of Tri-city shutdown

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday during a high-level Covid review meeting, announced that Mohali, along with the rest of the tri-city, will remain under complete lockdown on Wednesday, on the occasion of Ram Navami, to avoid gatherings amid the surging Covid-19 cases in the region.

The CM said he had received a request from Chandigarh UT advisor for a lockdown in Mohali, as part of a lockdown in the entire tri-city, and the  necessary notification would be issued accordingly.

Captain Amarinder also appealed to people across all other districts in Punjab to avoid gatherings and large celebrations during the festival, in view of the spike in cases.