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Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education has postponed the examination of 10th board. This examination was proposed from 15 April. The board had almost completed all preparations for this. It is now being said that the next schedule of the examination will be released only after the situation improves. Here in Raipur district, there will be total lockdown from 6 pm today to 6 am on April 19. The district administration, which failed to reduce the corona infection, took this decision 2 days ago. Now there is a huge crowd in the markets to buy essential goods for 10 days. Amid complaints of black marketing, 9 teams formed by the district administration have visited and investigated several wholesale and retail traders.
Maximum rates of potato-onion and other items have been fixed. Despite this, black marketing is happening in many places.
Price of potato fixed at Rs 20 per kg
Five investigation teams raided major potato sales centers in Bhanpuri, Dumratrai, Gudiyari, Golbazar, Santoshinagar and Shastri Bazar. Potato wholesalers have fixed the price of 50 kg of potatoes at Rs 600. Its list has also been put. The administration said that potatoes should not be sold more than Rs 20 per kg in the open, otherwise action will be taken.
Permission to 10 people in marriage, funeral and dashagatra
Raipur Collector has changed the terms of the lockdown. Now, more than 10 people will not be given permission in marriage, funeral and dashagatra. Earlier 50 people were allowed to participate in such events. The wedding has been asked to be done in the house of the bride and groom. That is, it cannot be organized in marriage hall or hotel-Dharamshala.
Closed in Rajnandgaon, Bemetra and Balod since yesterday
Lockdown has been going on since 6 April in Durg district due to heavy infection of Corona in Chhattisgarh. The lockdown will begin in Raipur from this evening. At the same time, lockdown is to be imposed in Rajnandgaon, Bemetara and Balod districts from Saturday evening. This lockdown will last till 6 am on 19 April.
Preparation for Panchayat elections also postponed
The second wave of Corona transition has put the brakes on elections to panchayats and urban bodies in Chhattisgarh. The state election commission has postponed the program to prepare the voter list for the panchayat elections. The order for voter list of three-tier panchayat elections will now be issued later.
More than 10 thousand new patients were found for the second consecutive day
The state of infection in the state is serious. For the last two days, more than 10 thousand patients are being received. On Thursday, 10,652 new patients were found. With these, the number of active patients has increased to 68,125 across the state. Maximum 2,330 patients were found in Raipur. The number of patients received in a day also reached 2,132 in Durg district. Rajnandgaon is the third most infected district here. On Thursday, 1,047 new patients were found.
Record 72 patients died in 2 days
Including Wednesday-Thursday, 72 patients died during treatment or before reaching the hospital. Among those who died, 37 people had no serious illness other than corona. Everyone was undergoing treatment due to symptoms like lung infection, shortness of breath. Raipur district alone had the highest number of deaths among 34 people. 19 people have died in Durg district.