Kerala government has decided to impose a night curfew in the state to contain the spread of the Omicron.
As per the order, the night curfew will continue till January 2. Crowding and unnecessary journeys will be strictly restricted.
The state is put on high alert after Omicron cases touched 57 on Sunday.
With the implementation of night curfew, no crowding will be allowed for New Year celebrations.
Hotels, restaurants and bars will be allowed to function with 50 percent seating capacity.
Sectoral magistrates assisted by police officials will be deployed in beaches, shopping malls and public parks during New Year eve. More police personnel will be deployed to execute the night curfew related restrictions.