Conditions for Lockdown Four

May 18, 2020 04:12 AM

The fourth phase of lockdown will carry on until the 31st of May. The center has instructed the state to color-code all the infected zones. The decision will be taken with regards to the activities allowed in particular areas. So far only important activities will take place in containment zones. There will be a restriction on metro rail, malls, gyms, cinemas, and air travel. According to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, this would be a different lockdown with new rules. Shops will be open and workplaces will start with a certain amount of restriction.

Here are the brief 10 points and restriction rules:

  • Night Curfew will continue from 7 pm to 7 am children below 10 and elderly people above 65 years, also pregnant women will not be allowed to go out
  • Areas will be demarcated in accordance with cases there will be orange green and red zones
  • Containment and Buffer zone will be demarcated according to the guidelines of the health ministry
  • Public transport and buses will be allowed to run inside and outside the state
  • The center wants employees to work from home. Also at workplaces, there should be sanitizers, thermal scanning and proper social distancing
  • It is up to the discretion of the state government to open shops and markets, however, no business activity will be allowed in the containment zone
  • The Government will not allow the re-opening of multiplexes, shopping malls, gymnasiums, entertainment parks, swimming pools, auditoriums, bars, hotels, and restaurants
  • As per the home ministry, sports complexes can open without spectators
  • Large congregation will not be allowed at religious places
  • The new phase of relaxing lockdown has seen a huge increase in the number of cases nearly 90,927 cases are reported throughout the country