In view of the COVID-19 surge, the Kanpur administration has imposed fresh COVID restrictions by ordering the shut out of gyms and swimming pools from January 11. "Restaurants and eating joints will be allowed to operate at 50% capacity, " Kanpur District Magistrate Vishak G Iyer said to ANI. Kanpur crossed 1000 cases of COVID on January 11 and Uttar Pradesh reported 11,089 COVID cases and five deaths.
Concerned about the debts and “big distress” for the owners, the Delhi Gym Association has urged the government in a letter to consider reopening gyms. Chirag Sethi, the vice president of the association mentioned, “We met the Chief Minister today and received a very positive response. He has promised us that gyms will be allowed to open from next week.” Gyms were the first organisation to get closed owing to the pandemic.
Courtesy: Zee News