West Bengal imposes fresh Covid-19 restrictions, here's all you need to know

"All schools, colleges, universities, spas, salons, beauty parlours, zoos, and entertainment parks to be closed in the state from tomorrow,"

Published on Jan 03, 2022 11:13 AM IST 12 Photos

The West Bengal government on Sunday decided to shut down schools and other educational institutes, spas, salons, beauty parlours, zoos, and entertainment parks from January 3, in view of rising Covid-19 cases. They also announced that flights to Kolkata from New Delhi and Mumbai will be allowed to operate only twice a week, with effect from January 5.(ANI)

The West Bengal government mentioned that it would restrict flights from New Delhi and Mumbai, the two cities witnessing the largest surge in Covid-19 infections in recent weeks, to just twice a week in a measure to combat the spread of the pandemic in the state.(HT File Photo)

The government directed all government and private offices to operate at 50 per cent capacity.(HT Photo)


Essential services will be permitted in the state between 10 pm and 5 am.(ANI)

The Kolkata Metro has temporarily suspended the issuance of tokens from January 3 till further notice in order to operate with 50 per cent capacity as per usual operational time.(HT File Photo)