Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], May 1 (ANI): Ahead of the graduation of the third section of the nationwide vaccination drive from Saturday, the West Bengal authorities stated the immunisation of these between 18 to 44 years of age will begin as and when the state receives the vaccine doses.
The Mamata Banerjee-led authorities stated that vaccination of these above 45 years will proceed.
Meanwhile, the surge in coronavirus an infection continued in West Bengal on Friday because the state reported 17,411 new instances, 96 deaths. The state has 1,13,624 lively instances at present.
In view of the rising COVID-19 instances, the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education determined to cancel the annual examination of Class 11, college students to be promoted to Class 12 on Friday.
The state authorities additionally imposed new COVID-19 restrictions in West Bengal. Under the brand new guideline, the buying complexes, malls, magnificence parlours, cinema halls, eating places and bars, gyms and sports activities complexes will stay closed until additional order.
However, the federal government stated bazaars and haats will stay open however solely throughout 7-10 am and 3-5 pm. (ANI)