Kolkata lockdown news: Today's update from your city
Amid prevalent chaos and uncertainty over access to the essential services and commodities during the lockdown, we bring you the latest updates from your city.
The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) workers on Sunday disinfected various areas in the city as a precautionary measure against the spread of the coronavirus.
Two prominent schools in Kolkata have put on hold their decision to hike fees for the new session, in response to a plea by the government asking educational institutes to be "sympathetic" towards parents, amid the difficulties faced by them during the lockdown.
*RG Kar Medical College and Hospital authorities lockdown male medicine ward on Saturday in Kolkata.
ANI update at 1.10pm: Workers of Kolkata Municipal Corporation spray disinfectant in different areas of the city in view of coronavirus pandemic. 134 cases of Covid-19 including five deaths have been reported in West Bengal, according to the Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
Kolkata police and civic officials have decided to regulate the functioning of markets more closely to prevent crowding and ensure social distancing norms.