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Night curfew to continue in Ahmedabad until further notice

The night curfew that is in place in four cities of Gujarat is likely to be continued until further notice. The government has imposed a night curfew in four cities- Rajkot, Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara- to help curb the surge in COVID cases post-Diwali.  The night curfew is to come to an end on Monday at...

BREAKING: Night curfew to be effective in Ahmedabad till December 7

The night curfew imposed in Ahmedabad will be effective till December 7. The police commissioner has announced that the curfew which is effective from 9 pm to 6 am will be in force till December 7. Earlier the state had imposed a 57-hour curfew from December 20 onwards. The state had earlier imposed a 57-hour...

As COVID-19 cases rise, Central team visits Gujarat

A central team is in Ahmedabad to take stock of the rising COVID-19 cases and to help chart out a strategy to counter the same. The team which is on a two-day visit to the city visited the SVP Hospital and Civil Hospital on Saturday. The team also held a meeting of the top officials...

GPSC postpones medical teachers exams scheduled from Nov 22

The Gujarat Public Service Commission (GPSC) has decided to postpone the exams of medical teachers which were to be held from November 22 due to a surge in COVID-19 cases in the state. On Thursday the state also announced a curfew in Ahmedabad from Friday 9 pm till Monday 6 am. The exams were to be...

As crowd surges ahead of curfew, AMC seals 3 D-Mart outlets in Ahmedabad

The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) sealed one more outlet of D-mart after a surge in the crowd was reported. D-Mart and several other grocery and retail shops in the city saw a surge in customers who wanted to stock up on essentials ahead of the curfew which will come into place in Ahmedabad from Friday...

Curfew puts over 1600 weddings scheduled in Ahmedabad in a quandary

The announcement to impose a curfew from Friday 9 pm to Monday 6 am has sent the wedding industry into a panic. In all, around 1,600 weddings were scheduled to be held in Ahmedabad on November 21 and 22, as both these days were believed to be very auspicious. The industry is demanding that the...

Ahead of curfew, retail stores in Ahmedabad see a surge in customers

A surge in customers was reported from various retail outlets in the city as the AMC imposed a curfew from Friday 9 pm up to Monday 6 am. Customers thronged shops to stock up on essentials ahead of the curfew amid fears that the same could be extended. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani had earlier said...

BREAKING: Curfew imposed from 9 pm to 6 am in Ahmedabad from Nov 20 onwards

The Gujarat government has imposed a night curfew from 9 pm to 6 am effective November 20 onwards. The curfew will be in place until further notice. The state has appealed to citizens not to go out during curfew. A notification in this regard was also recently issued. The curfew which was imposed during the...