New Delhi: A day before lockdown 4.0 ends, WhatsApp, social media platforms are abuzz with speculations over what is going to happen from June 1. Some states are coming up with guidelines while others, including Gujarat and Punjab, are waiting for the Centre to release a broad guideline to be followed.Also Read - IPL 2022: From CSK to KKR, Remaining Purse of IPL Franchises Ahead of Mega Auction
In Gujarat, rumours were spread on Friday that from June 1, there will be a complete lockdown, given the significant rise in the number of cases. Chief Minister Vijay Rupani had asked people to not believe in those rumours, “Some people are spreading rumours that from June 1st the state government will order total lockdown and order closure of everything. People should not believe in such rumours and stay away from spreading such things,” the CM had said. Also Read - Gujarat Extends Night Curfew in Eight Cities Till December 10 Amid Omicron Threat | Complete List Here
However, there was no communication from the government till Saturday on what all will be open in the state from June 1. Also Read - After Losing His Dog, Gujarat Man Opens India's First Veterinary Ventilator Hospital in Ahmedabad
On Friday, Ahmedabad recorded 253 new coronavirus cases, taking the total tally of only Ahmedabad district to 11,597.
However, no state will choose a complete lockdown at this exit stage when economic activities have started resuming.