On Tuesday Delhi imposed a curfew on the night from 10:00 to 5:00 to April 30 in an effort to curb the new increase in positive cases of COVID-19 in the national capital. This means that only those who provide essential services are not allowed to travel during these times. However, it is important that these people get an e-pass of unrestricted movement. The Delhi government issues these e-passers via the Web portal, and the e-pass is mandatory while traveling at restricted times only. Find out who can apply for an e-pass and how to apply online.
Who can apply for an e-pass
According to a Delhi Government order, people selling essential items such as food, fruits, vegetables, milk and medicines will be allowed to roam after receiving an e-pass. Similarly, individuals working in printing and electronic organizations will also be allowed to leave if they have an e-pass. Apart from them, private doctors, nurses, and emergency workers can also travel home hours by displaying a valid ID.
Passengers traveling to and from the airport, train station, and bus station will also be allowed to leave after producing valid tickets. Pregnant women and patients going for treatment can walk between 10 at night and 5 in the morning. Banks, insurance offices, ATMs, petrol pumps, LPG, CNG, petrol, and gas outlets and shops will remain open during the restricted times.
“Officials / officials of the Government of India, private / subordinate offices and Public Enterprises, and officials / officials of Delhi GNCT / private organizations / companies involved in emergency services such as Health and Family Welfare and affiliated with medical facilities are also allowed to travel at restricted times,” he said. Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) orders. Persons working in the embassy of the various countries and persons in charge of any constitutional mandate in producing a valid ID card.
How to apply for an e-pass tour during the night clock in Delhi
- To apply for an e-pass, people working in the above-mentioned areas will have to visit the Delhi Government website, then click Click Here to apply for the ePass Night Curfew night from 10:00 PM to 05:00 AM.
- Select the language you want to proceed with and select the travel e-pass at night out from the drop-down menu.
- Fill in details such as your phone number, name, region, and address or place of engagement.
- Next, you need to select the type of service, such as media, essential services like food, medicine, that you offer from the list in the drop-down menu.
- You also need to fill in the details of the time you need to get the e-pass.
- Upload proof of ID (file size: 4MB), as well as any other text such as travel card, purchase / business license (maximum file size: 4MB).
- Tick the accept button and submit your request. Once you’re done with it, you’ll find a reference e-pass number that can be used to check if you have an e-pass or not on the same website.
Delhi recorded more than 5,000 new cases of COVID-19 on April 7. In India, more than 1.15 lakh new cases of COVID-19 were registered that day. Citing authorities with information on the incident, the report suggested that the Delhi Regional Magistrate received at least 30,000 applications seeking release from the city limits to return on Tuesday night.