New Delhi: Two days before the extended period of lockdown was scheduled to come to an end, the ministry of home affairs has issued a new guideline extending the lockdown by another two weeks. Also Read - Online Exams Without Cheating? New Tech by IIT Bhubaneswar May Have Cracked the Code
Activities that will remain prohibited irrespective of the zones:
1. Air travel
4. Inter-state movement by road
5. Running of schools, colleges and other educational and training/coaching institutions
7. Cinema Halls
10. Religious gathering Also Read - 'Finished Taking Hydroxychloroquine, Still Here,' Says Donald Trump Week After Revealing His COVID-19 Therapy
Movement of individuals, for all non-essential activities, shall remain strictly prohibited between 7 PM to 7 AM. Also Read - Air India Cancels This Flight Without Any Prior Notice, Passengers Stranded at Airport
Local authorities shall issue orders under appropriate provisions of law.
In all zones, persons above 65 years of age, persons with comorbidities, pregnant women and children below the age of 10 years shall stay at home, except for meeting essential requirements and for health purposes.
OPD and medical clinics shall be permitted to operate in Red Orange, Green zones.
Red Zones: In Red Zones, outside the containment zones, certain activities are prohibited in addition to those prohibited throughout the country.
These are: Plying of cycle rickshaws and auto-rickshaws
Running of taxis and cab aggregators, Intra-districts and inter-district plying of buses, and barber shops, spas and salons.