New Delhi: With lockdown 4.0 nearing its end, the Uttar Pradesh government is mulling over curbs and relaxations for the upcoming days. Notably, as cases have continued to mount across the country, most states want the lockdown extended further.Also Read - Kushinagar: Is BJP Banking on PM Modi's Developmental Projects to Retain The Prestigious Seat?

As far as Uttar Pradesh is concerned, the state government is planning to reopen malls and places of worship in the state, News18 reported. However, the final decision will rest with the Centre. Also Read - Rajasthan Eases Covid-19 restrictions; Schools To Resume Physical Classes From February 1. Details HERE

The Centre has already started preparing the roadmap ahead for another extension, which will actually be the final exit plan for the country. The guidelines on the next phase of curbs and relaxations are likely to be out by today. Also Read - UP MLC Election 2022: Schedule Announced For 36 Seats of UP Local Body Polls. Check Dates, Details

For the ongoing lockdown 4.0, the Uttar Pradesh government had allowed resumption of all industrial activities in non-containment zones in the state. All vegetable markets were allowed to open from 4 am to 7 am only. Retail vegetables were permitted to be sold between 6 am and 9 pm, the government had said in its lockdown 4.0 guidelines.

All shop owners and staff were advised to wear masks and arrange sanitisers for customers.