UP govt restricts passengers travelling in vehicles
Uttar Pradesh

UP govt restricts passengers travelling in vehicles

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Lucknow, Apr 23: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered strict enforcement on the vehicles ferrying passengers during lock down. CM said any vehicles carrying passengers should be seized immediately and police should be more strict on the highways and inter state and inter district borders.

A vehicle which is permitted to ply will only have a driver and a cleaner, but others in the vehicle should be sent to quarantine and the vehicles should be seized immediately. This order was given by the CM during his routine Team 11 meeting here on Thursday with directing the officials to provide better facilities for the doctors, paramedics and even common people kept on quarantine in different places in the state. State Additional Chief Secretary Awanish Kumar Awasthi told in a press conference here that the CM was very annoyed on the report of people trying to cross the borders by hiding in the vehicles.(UNI)