COVID-19 pandemic: Sec 144 to be imposed in Delhi till Mar 31
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COVID-19 pandemic: Sec 144 to be imposed in Delhi till Mar 31

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New Delhi, Mar 22: Delhi government on Sunday announced imposition of Section 144 in the national capital from 2100 hrs till March 31 in view of the increasing rise of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases.

Section 144 CrPC will be imposed in Delhi from 2100 hrs Sunday to midnight March 31.

Section 144 has already been imposed in several parts of India as a measure to contain COVID19, which has killed over 13,000 people worldwide.

So far, India has seen 341 confirmed cases of coronavirus including 6 deaths.

'Janata Curfew' was observed on Sunday across the nation as a measure announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to contain coronavirus. People were asked to remain indoor from 0700 hrs to 2100 hrs on Sunday March 22 and comply with 'Janata Curfew'. (UNI)

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