Weekend Lockdown comes in place, even during day more than 5 people shall not be allowed. Work From Home for all private offices.

By Varun Singh

Even during day more than 5 people aren’t allowed to gather. The state government on Sunday came out with specific restrictions to Break The Chain.

Starting Monday specific regulations will be placed in the city to tackle the growing numbers of Corona patients.

Section 144 shall be in force in the entire state from Monnday. Morning 7 to 8 pm there will be restrictions. Even during day more than 5 people together aren’t allowed.

There will be complete lockdown from Friday night till Monday morning, read a statement released from the office of Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.

From 8 pm in the night to 7 am next mornning, no one will be allowed to step out without any genuine reasons.

Those associated with the essential services and medical will be allowed to step out duirng this time.

Gardens, Chowpatty, Beaches and other public places shall remain shut between 8 pm to 7 am.

Kirana stores, medical stores, vegetable vendors and other essential service providers shall be allowed to operate.

All shops, malls, markets shall remain remain shut till April 30.

All private and public transport services shall remain operational. In rickshaw two commuters shall be allowed. Taxis shall run with 50% capacity, no standees allowed in buses.

All private offices shall follow Work From Home module, except for financial sectors like banks, stock market, insurance, pharma companies, mediclaim, telecommunication services.

Apart from this, basic service providing agencies like electricity offices, water supply department shall remain functional.

Government offices which arenn’t connected with any services to be provided for Corona related diseases, shall function with 50% capacity.

No visitors shall be allowed at government offices.

Places of entertainment shall be closed, this includes cinema halls, multiplexes, theatre, video parlours, clubs, swimming pools, sports complexes, halls, and water parks.

Religious places will be completely shut, only officials of such religious places will be allowed to perform the daily rituals.

Restaurants and Bars will be shut too, these restaruants shall be allowed to carry out take away and parcel system between 7 am to 8 pm.

E-commerce services shall be opertaional between 7 am to 8 pm. The delivery agent should be vaccinated or else he shall be fined Rs 1,000 and the shop or the organisation to which he belongs to will be fined Rs 10,000.

All hair cutting saloons, beauty parlours, spac shall remain closed.

Schools and Colleges shall remain shut, except for exams of class 10 and 12, even private coaching centres shall remain shut.

Manufacturing sector shall remain operational, but all protocols has to be followed.

Construction workers will have to reside at the construction site. No worker shall be removed from work only because he’s suffering fro COVID.

In any housing society where more than 5 patients are found shall be declared as mini conatinment zone and a board announcing the same shall be placed at the gate. Outsiders shall not be allowed in such socities.

Also Read: Hard To Believe So Many Faced A Difficulty To Pay Rent During Lockdown

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