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Covid: 8,000 tourist vehicles sent back from Mussoorie, Nainital | India News

DEHRADUN: As part of the Uttarakhand government’s efforts to reduce crowding at tourists places like Mussorie and Nainital, about 8,000 tourist vehicles were sent back over the weekend. According to Uttarakhand deputy inspector general of police (DIG) Nilesh Anand Bharane, check-posts have also been set up at the state border. Tourists have been informed that …

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Covid curbs fail to deter weekend rush to the hills | India News

NAINITAL/MUSSOORIE: Weekend rush of tourists continued at prominent hill towns of Uttarakhand on Sunday. Despite the recently-imposed restrictions to enter Nainital and Mussoorie — a mandatory RT-PCR negative report, registration on the Smart City portal and hotel reservation — heavy traffic jams were reported from both Nainital and Mussoorie. A total of 33,000 people visited …

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Stream rituals: Uttarakhand HC stays Char Dham yatra | India News

NAINITAL: The Uttarakhand HC on Monday stayed the state cabinet decision to allow locals to visit Char Dham shrines, concluding that amid the threat of a third wave and the new Delta-plus variant, opening the yatra would be akin to “inviting a calamity”, reports Prashant Jha.It directed the state to livestream all rituals and prayers …

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