Delhi weekend curfew begins, non-essential services on hold till Monday
New Delhi : The weekend curfew has begun in the national capital, all non-essential services will remain suspended for the next 55 hours.
The weekend curfew has been imposed from 10 pm of Friday till 5 am of Monday by the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) through its order on January 1.
Metro train services will continue to be regulated on the weekend (January 15 -16) in compliance with the DDMA guidelines issued last week, said an official spokesperson of the Delhi Metro.
Metro services and public transport buses will operate with full seating capacity during the curfew but no standing commuters will be allowed.
The e-passes issued last week for essential services will be valid during the curfew.
Markets will be closed during the weekend curfew barring those dealing in essential goods and services like groceries, vegetables and fruits, medicines, milk among others.