India Today | 03/08/2020 11:15 PM | Click to read full article
The West Bengal government on Monday changed for the second time the dates for the complete lockdown in the state to check the spread of Covid-19. As per the new changes the lockdown will be enforced on August 20 and 21 and August 27 and 28. The other lockdown dates - i.e August 5, 8 and 31 are unchanged.
The step had then been taken after receiving requests from different communities since the dates coincided with festivals.