Relaxed night curfew to stretch from 10 PM to 6 AM in Lucknow, Kanpur & other UP districts

Earlier, night curfew in Uttar Pradesh was ordained from 9 PM to 6 AM.

In yet another relaxation of COVID norms, the state of Uttar Pradesh has eased the curfew hours here. As per reports, the prohibition has been shortened by an hour across Lucknow and all other districts and will now stretch from 10 PM to 6 AM. Earlier, curfew hours were marked from 9 PM to 6 AM.


State to track, test & treat COVID-19 without any laxity

The Additional Chief Secretary of Information reportedly stated that the relaxed curfew norm has been extended in wake of a subdued COVID situation in the state. Only 125 fresh COVID cases were reported across UP, in the last 24 hours, he informed. The ACS took this opportunity to highlight that the state would exercise no laxity in other means of controlling the virus and would continue to test, track and treat the virus, as underlined by the Chief Minister.

UP's Vaccination defence against the pandemic

Counting over 3.71 crore vaccinations as yet, Uttar Pradesh is leading the wagon of COVID immunity drive in India, as yet. The nation's most populous state has managed to administer the first jab to at least 13.9% of its people, via bolstered and targetted strategies. Of this, around 2.6% of people in UP are fully vaccinated.

As per CoWin portal stats, capital Lucknow is driving an accelerated defence against coronavirus with 66 active vaccination sites. A total of 16,07,997 people have been given the COVID jab here, since January 2021. Of this, around 3,49,692 people are fully vaccinated, with both doses while 12,58,305 people have been given the first dose.

It's time to relive the good old days amid plush new interiors at Molecule in Lucknow!

Molecule is all set to surprise you guys with some new elements once again, just like the good old times.

Donning a brand new and revolutionised avatar, Lucknow's pepped-up party place- Molecule is all set to sort your hang-out plans once again. Unlocking its doors on Wednesday, the upgraded version of the resto-bar will help you win a hearty escape from your mundane WFH schedules! So get ready to experience something new amid the same old kick-ass vibes echoing through reformed settings at Molecule.

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Maharashtra govt grants ₹11,500 crore flood relief aid for repairs & long-term rehabilitation

The state of Maharashtra has promised to provide ₹10,000 to all families affected in the recent flood disaster

The Maharashtra government on Tuesday approved and announced a ₹11,500 crore flood relief package to those affected by the calamity brought in by the recent floods here. The much-anticipated aid will be utilised for emergency relief, repairs and long-term rehabilitation measures for the victims of the disaster. As many as 9 districts were knee-deep in trouble last month, due to extreme rainwater activity in the state.

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Maharashtra Unlock: BMC issues new relaxations for Mumbai amid lockdown

Mumbai suburban 'local' trains will not resume operations for the general public.

The Maharashtra government on Monday decided to continue with Level-3 COVID curbs in 14 out of the 36 districts here, including state capital Mumbai. While partial relaxations are awarded to the other 22 cities, the high caseload and emergence of fresh infections in the listed regions have discouraged the administration from withdrawing the restrictions in these regions.

Parallelly, the state has authorised the local civic body to decide the level of curbs in 3 of these 14 districts, namely Mumbai, Mumbai suburban and Thane. As such, the BMC has permitted all shops (except malls) to open here till 10 PM. The local trains will, however, remain shut for all passengers.

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Remodelled Gangapur City Yard to facilitate high-speed run of trains on the Delhi-Mumbai route

Earlier, trains running on the Mumbai-Delhi route were subjected to Permanent Speed Restrictions of 70 kmph at the 40 year old yard.

The services of Indian Railways along the Delhi-Mumbai route will now race through a speed of 130 kmph, facilitating rapid travel between the two cities. This development has been made possible with the completion of the Ganagapur City Yard remodeling project, last month. The project reached its last leg in July.

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With an aim to revive Nehru Park as a major recreational centre in the city, Indore Smart City Development Limited is trying to revamp the old garden. As per reports, the body will work for the addition and up-gradation of facilities in the park, in a bid to bring back its lost glory. While the renovation plans for one of the city's oldest parks have been underway for over 3 years now, it is expected that the project will be finished by December 2021.

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Schools & colleges in Rajasthan offer fee rebates in a bid to attract pupils & parents!

Among a few notable name, DPS, Seeding School, Vidhyashram and JK Lakshmipat University have taken similar measures.

Amid the financial uncertainties propelled by the pandemic, a few educational institutes in Rajasthan have come up with discounts and other offers, in a bid to attract students and fuel revenues. With the deployment of the famed corporate methodology, the schools and colleges are trying to woo pupils and parents and thus raise funds for themselves. Among a few notable names, DPS, Seeding School, Vidhyashram and JK Lakshmipat University have taken similar measures.

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