Punjab Governor Banwari Lal Purohit has tested positive for Covid-19, confirmed in an official statement released on August 5. As per the statement, he is not showing any serious symptoms and recuperating at his official residence here, in Chandigarh. Purohit, who is also the administrator of Union Territory Chandigarh, was found suffering from the infection and tested for Covid. He requested those in contact with him to get the test.
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Under the new Excise Policy, the Governor of Punjab and UT Chandigarh Banwari Lal Purohit permitted bars and restaurants to remain open till 3:00 A.M. The Excise Department of Chandigarh released a statement regarding the same, which read, "The facility of extension in closure timing given to restaurants/bars/hotels on payment of additional license fees". Furthermore, the decision was taken aiming to balance consumers, manufacturers,… read-more