In the wake of surging COVID-19 cases, the Haryana government has revised guest limit for weddings in the state.
Recently, Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan revised the guest limits for weddings. Both the states capped the guest limit at 100. Now, after these two states, Haryana has taken a similar decision to arrest the spread of the disease.
Here is the guest limit for weddings in different districts across Haryana:
A gathering of 50 people allowed in Gurugram, Faridabad, Rewari, Rohtak, Panipat and Hisar districts.
In other districts, a gathering of 100 people will be allowed.
100 people can gather in Gurugram, Faridabad, Rewari, Rohtak, Panipat and Hisar districts.
While 200 people will be allowed in other districts.
The guidelines will be effective from November 26 as informed by the Haryana CM.
Meanwhile, on Monday, Haryana reported another big spike of 2,663 fresh coronavirus cases taking the caseload in the state to 2,19,963 and with 28 more fatalities, the COVID-19 related death toll rose to 2,216.
According to the state health department's daily bulletin, of the fresh cases, hardest-hit Gurgaon district reported 866 cases while 577 infections were recorded in Faridabad.
Gurgaon and Faridabad are the two hardest-hit districts, both of which fall in the Delhi-National Capital Region.