Rajasthan Government has directed all the schools, colleges, coaching centres, gyms, multiplexes and theatres across Rajasthan including Udaipur to remain closed till 30th March as a precautionary measure to prevent the spread of Coronavirus.
Though the government has not cancelled the pre-scheduled exams at schools and college in the state.
The directions will be effective in all cities and towns of Rajasthan including Udaipur, Jodhpur, Kota and Ajmer.
The Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Ashok Gehlot held a meeting with the senior officials from the state’s medical and health department.
Besides, the CM has also directed to call-off the events, shows and theatre plays during this period.
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said that medical and nursing colleges in the state will not be affected by this order. He has also requested the people of the state to keep their social gathering if any, small by inviting a limited number of guests only.
According to the sources, over 3 lakh people have been screened so far, out of which three people have been tested positive for COVID-19 in Rajasthan.
“There is no need for people to panic. These measures have been taken to ensure the spread of the virus. Only 3 cases have been detected and we believe the situation is under control. We have asked district collectors and CMHOs to spread awareness and release advisories on a regular basis,” said an officer.