COVID-19 Travel Restriction: Planning to go to Shimla for vacation? Check these guidelines that you must follow

The hill stations like Shimla, Manali, Mussoorie and Nainital continue to receive heavy tourist footfall as the COVID-19 restrictions get eased in most parts of country.

Publish Date: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 03:13 PM IST

Shimla | Jagran News Desk: A day after visuals of crowding by tourists at Shimla’s iconic Ridge were reported, the administration of Himachal Pradesh capital has decided to limit the number of tourists at many locations frequented by the tourists in Shimla, including The Ridge.

The Shimla administration on Sunday said that it will now allow only a limited number of people at Ridge as well as the Mall Road. To minimise the risk of COVID-19 spread, the authorities said that they will allow only the senior citizens to sit on the benches at these locations.

“Only a limited number of tourists & people would be allowed to enter Shimla’s Ridge & Mall Road. Only senior citizens would be allowed to sit on benches. Will request the people to get out of the crowd if…

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