Wishing for the New Year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished everyone joy and good health on Saturday. “Happy 2022! May this year bring much joy and good health to everyone’s life. May we continue to reach new heights of progress and prosperity, and work even harder to fulfill the dreams of our great freedom fighters, ”he tweeted.
As Indian tourists celebrate New Years with a beach party in Goa, Bengaluru has not seen any New Years celebrations on MG Road, Brigade Road on the Omicron threat.
South Africans around the world have applauded his government’s decision to lift the midnight curfew in place after nearly two years of Covid-19 restrictions, a relief for businesses and citizens just before the celebrations New Years Eve. On Thursday, South Africa became the first country to say it believed it had passed the peak of a wave of coronavirus infections caused by the highly contagious variant of Omicron.
Australia and New Zealand lit up with fireworks in Sydney and Aukland respectively as they ring the bell on New Years 2022. With the Omicron virus sweeping through India and around the world, various restrictions have been hit. forced people to stay in their homes this New Years Eve. As we bid farewell to the old year on Friday, the night could be much quieter across the country with curbs in all states.
As the New Year rings, most countries are on the verge or in the midst of a new wave of coronavirus infections, thanks to the Omicron variant of the virus. While the US and UK have reported a record high number of cases every day, Indian experts believe the country is on the brink of a third wave. Restrictions have been imposed across India for New Year’s celebrations. While the festivities have been banned altogether in states like Delhi and Karnataka, others have put in place strict restrictions, such as curfews, for control the spread of the virus.