“The government banned late-night parties because during such events more people gather in one place. Also, the neighbouring states have been witnessing a spike in the Covid-19 cases. Hence, all steps to contain the spread of the virus both in Bengaluru and other parts of the state,” he said.
This apart, the minister stated that measures have been taken to restrict large gatherings at marriage ceremonies and other similar functions. However, Dr Sudhakar clarified that there have been no restrictions on interstate travel. (UNI)