Delhi To Remain Under Lockdown Till May 24
Millennium Post Delhi|May 17, 2021
CM Says gains made can’t be lost due to relaxations

NEW DELHI: Corona infection is now weakening in the Capital, but the number of deaths from it still remains around 250. Amid this, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has extended the lockdown period in Delhi once again. Now the lockdown will remain in Delhi till 5 am on the next Monday i.e. May 24. He said the gains made so far in combating COVID-19 cannot be lost due to any relaxations now.

During a visit to the GTB Hospital, he said Delhi has recorded a “good level” of COVID-19 recoveries in the past few days and the number of cases is also reducing “very fast”.

“But we do not want the gains made in the past few days to be lost all of a sudden. So, the lockdown is being extended for another week till 5 am on May 24,” Kejriwal said.

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