Chandigarh, July 12
Amid the rise in Covid circumstances, Punjab is all set to impose extra stringent curbs, together with additional restrictions on public gatherings. The tips shall be issued tomorrow.
Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh mentioned he didn’t need Punjab to go the Mumbai or Delhi means. He attributed the rise in Covid circumstances within the state to elevated testing and the massive variety of folks coming from exterior. “From 700 tests a day initially, testing had gone up to more than 10,000 a day,” he mentioned.
Capt Amarinder Singh introduced a three-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the alleged Covid-test rip-off by Amritsar’s Tulli lab. He dominated out Haryana-type quota in jobs. On college exams, he mentioned the UGC ought to go away it to the states to take a name. — TNS