Punjab, one of the key states where the Covid graph is showing an upward movement, has declared a series of restrictions including night curfew from 9 pm to 5 am till April 30. It has also declared a ban on political gatherings.
A cap has also been put on gatherings at funerals, weddings and cremations. Only 50 people can attended indoor functions, and 100 for outdoors.
Masks have been made compulsory for employees in government offices.