New COVID strain detected in 3 districts of Punjab: State Health Minister

Chandigarh (Punjab), Mar 15(ANI): New strain of coronavirus has been found in Jalandhar, Nawanshahr and Shahpur. Curfew has been imposed in at least 8 districts of Punjab including Mohali, Jalandhar and Ludhiana on Monday. Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu said, “New strain has been found in Jalandhar, Nawanshahr and Shahpur. I would be visiting these places on Tuesday. Curfew has been imposed in at least 8 districts of Punjab including Mohali, Jalandhar and Ludhiana. Doctors and medical experts are adopting the protocol and citizens above 45 with co-morbidities also getting vaccinated. People should get themselves vaccinated as soon as possible to secure next lives and future. People should follow government guidelines and take precautions to keep themselves healthy till it is spreading.”