#Kolkata: Coronavirus infections are on the rise in the state. Corona’s new strain Omicron has also made headlines. On top of that, all the districts including Kolkata are not growing fast. As a result, the state government issued new guidelines to stop the third wave of corona. Earlier, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had announced that the Corona ban would be tightened from January 3. On Sunday, Chief Secretary HK Dwivedi held a press conference and announced the new Corona guidelines for Nabanna.
Most of the cases of coronavirus and omicron in the state are due to aviation (Mumbai Delhi Flight Restriction in West Bengal). Many passengers from the state and outside the country have come to the state and found corona positive. As a result, the state government has introduced a number of new rules for taking off and landing at Dumdum Airport. Maharashtra and Delhi are currently at the top of the list in terms of Omicron and Corona infestations. So Mumbai and Delhi flights will run 2 days a week from Monday (Mumbai Delhi Flight Restriction in West Bengal). On Mondays and Fridays only flights to Delhi and Mumbai (Mumbai Delhi Flight Restriction in West Bengal) will fly. It was not immediately clear when the flight from Delhi and Mumbai to Kolkata would depart.
On the other hand, no flight from Britain will be able to come to Kolkata at this time. RTPCR has been made mandatory for other international passengers in Kolkata. In addition, the state government has directed all government and private offices to return to work with 50 per cent staff from tomorrow. All educational institutions including schools, colleges and universities of the state are being closed since tomorrow Also closed are swimming pools, spas, salons, gyms, beauty parlors and wellness centers. All flights from UK to Kolkata including London are also being canceled from tomorrow
The chief secretary further said that the government camp at the state gate was canceled due to the Corona situation. In this situation, the camp will be reopened from February 1. The state government has taken this decision because of the situation in the state. The decision was taken after judging the situation, the chief secretary said. The decision will be taken after reviewing the situation in February.
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