1 min read.Updated: 18 Nov 2020, 02:01 PM IST Edited By Sangeeta Ojha
Amid surge in coronavirus cases, Delhi has trimmed down the number of people allowed at weddings from 200 to 50
On Tuesday, the national capital recorded 6,396 cases
Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal today approved Delhi govt's proposal of allowing 50 people at weddings against earlier limit of 200. Addressing an online media briefing on Tuesday, Arvind Kejriwal said that the Delhi government has sent a proposal to Lt Governor Anil Baijal to allow only 50 people to attend wedding ceremonies against the earlier limit of 200.
Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia said this was essential as 'larger the crowd at a place, the more harmful it is'. He further added that lockdown won't be imposed in the national capital but people have to be stopped from gathering in large numbers.
Lt Gov has given approval. This was essential as larger the crowd at a place, the more harmful it is. Lockdown won't be imposed but people have to be stopped from gathering in large numbers: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia on capping number of attendees at weddings in Delhi to 50 https://t.co/Q7P4DHDx58pic.twitter.com/wEX7GwleNi