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MHA issues new guidelines on lockdown

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State/UT govts shall not dilute lockdown guidelines in any manner; may impose stricter measures as per local requirements..

By Yana Mir

New Delhi, 15 Apr 2020

Exemptions given from April 20 will not be applicable in COVID-19 hotspots or containment zones. 
*Services provided by self-employed electricians, IT repairs, plumbers, motor mechanics, carpenters to be allowed from April 20.

*Grocery stores, fruit, vegetables shops or carts, milk booths, poultry, meat and fish shops to remain open during lockdown.

*Wearing of masks compulsory in public places across country in wake of COVID-19 situation. 

*Highway ‘dhabas’, truck repairing shops, call centres for govt activities to remain open from April 20

*Manufacturing units of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, construction of medical infrastructure to remain open from Apr 20.

*Shops of farm machinery, its spare parts, supply chain, repairs, ‘Custom Hiring Centres’ related to machinery to remain open from Apr 20. 

*From April 20 activities permitted include agricultural, horticultural, farming, procurement of agri products, ‘mandis’. 

*All social, political, sports, religious functions, religious places, places of worship shall be closed for public till May 3. 

*Cinema halls, malls, shopping complexes, gymnasiums, sports complexes, swimming pools, bars to remain closed till May 3. 

*Educational institutions, coaching centres, domestic, international air travel, train services to remain suspended till May 3. 

*Inter-state, inter-district movement of people, metro, bus services continue to be prohibited till May 3.

*Industries operating in rural areas to be permitted to run from April 30 with strict social distancing norms.

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