New Delhi: Hours after the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government said that Delhiites can travel to Noida and Ghaziabad, the Gautam Budh Nagar administration asserted that people from national capital will not be permitted to enter into UP till the state government gives clear instruction on implementation. Also Read - Shocking! Family of Covid-19 Victim Forced to Flee With Half-Burnt Body After Mob Attacks Them In Jammu
“This is to inform all concerned that, status quo shall be maintained between Delhi Noida Border for now. We have sought instructions from state govt. as regards to implementation of Point 3(1) and 7(12) of GO of Home dept vide No.924 dated 18/5/2020 -CP GB Nagar -DM GB Nagar (sic),” the Information Department of Gautam Buddh Nagar tweeted. Also Read - Ricky Ponting Looked After me Like a Child, Was a Father Figure: Hardik Pandya
Earlier on Monday, after hours of brainstorming sessions, the Uttar Pradesh government issued guidelines for the fourth phase of the coronavirus lockdown. According to an order issued by Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary R. K. Tiwari, restrictions will continue in the containment zones, however, shops, markets and industrial activities are allowed to resume their services. The vendors and hawkers have also been allowed to start their work though weekly will remain suspended till the end of lockdown.
Restaurants have been allowed to function for home delivery of food but will not be able to serve food on the premises. Bars will also remain closed during the lockdown 4 period. Sweet shops, however, have been allowed to open on the condition that they will not serve food in the shop.
Weddings have also allowed as banquet halls can open with prior permission form the district authorities. Not more than 20 people can attend the event. No other social, religious, cultural or sports event can be held till the end of the lockdown. Temples will also remain closed during this period.