Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday ordered an extension of the night curfew in all cities and towns across the state till January 1, an official statement said. He ordered a restriction of 100 people on indoor and 250 people on outdoor gatherings at marriage functions and parties in the state till January 1, the statement said. Earlier, the restriction was of 200 for indoor gatherings and while there was no upper limit for the number of people at outdoor gatherings. The new directions have been issued to ensure social distancing at such events.