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Delhi govt restricts Marriage ceremonies, only 50 people will be allowed amid rising Covid-19 cases
With Covid-19 cases rising in Delhi, the government wants to withdraw the relaxation given for wedding gatherings and restrict the number of guests to 50, from the 200 allowed since November l. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said the decision taken by the government has been sent to the Lieutenant Governor for approval. The government has also written to the Centre to allow local lockdowns in markets which may emerge as Covid hotspots. "Following the central government's guidelines and considering the wedding season, the Delhi government allowed 200 guests at wedding functions. Earlier, this number was 50. considering the recent spike in the number of Corona cases, the Delhi government has decided to withdraw this relaxation. I have sent the proposal to the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi for his approval," Kejriwal said in a web address on Tuesday.