Coronavirus Pandemic

India Covid crisis: Bihar announces 10-day lockdown

Web report/Bihar
Filed on May 4, 2021
Photo: Reuters

The lockdown will stay in place from May 5 until May 15

Bihar’s Chief Minister announced on Tuesday that the state would go into lockdown amid a surge in Covid cases.

Announcing the move on social media, Nitish Kumar stated that the lockdown would go into effect from May 5 until May 15.

He added that his government had formed a Crisis Management Group to tackle the escalating Covid situation in Bihar.

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