Covid-19 unlock: States announce more lockdown relaxations as virus cases continue to dip | Roundup

With a substantial dip in Covid-19 cases, many states throughout India have eased Covid-related restrictions. However, with the specter of a 3rd Covid-19 wave looming giant with the invention of Delta Plus variant, many state governments continue to impose strict curfews in locations with a excessive caseload.

Here are the newest Covid-related updates in several states throughout India.


In additional relaxations, the Delhi authorities on Sunday allowed eating places and bars within the metropolis to have up to 50 per cent of the seating capability. The eating places and bars can now keep open from 8 am to 10 pm and 12 pm to 10 pm, respectively.

However, restrictions nonetheless stay in place for some actions and providers together with cinemas, gyms, spas amongst others, which can stay closed until 5 am on June 28.

All outlets, markets, and malls had been allowed to reopen with out restrictions final week.

Uttar Pradesh

The Uttar Pradesh authorities has eased restrictions within the state besides in Covid containment zones. The authorities has allowed the opening of all malls and eating places with 50 per cent capability on weekdays until 9 pm. It additionally allowed outlets and markets outdoors containment zones to open 5 days per week.

The night time curfew, nonetheless, will continue to be in place from 9 pm to 7 am. Weekend curfew may even be imposed in all districts.

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Various actions, together with the opening of markets outdoors the containment zones, full attendance in authorities workplaces, opening of eateries with 50 per cent capability and malls might be allowed. During weddings and different features, a most of fifty folks might be allowed at each open and closed venues and solely 50 folks might be allowed in a non secular place at a time, the rules mentioned.


The Uttarakhand authorities on Sunday prolonged the Covid-19 curfew within the state until June 29 however allowed motels, eating places and bars to open at half their capacities.

Shops might be allowed to open from 8 am to 5 pm. Government workplaces, as properly as personal workplaces, can operate with 50 per cent workers. Offices associated to important providers can open with full capability. Hotels, bars and eating places have additionally been permitted to open from 7 am to 10 pm with 50 per cent seating.

In one other essential determination, the state authorities confirmed that the Char Dham Yatra will start in a phased method. The yatra might be open for locals from July 1 and for folks from the remainder of the state from July 11. RT-PCR take a look at unfavorable report or antigen exams might be necessary for the Char Dham Yatra.


The Haryana authorities has prolonged the statewide lockdown until June 28. In phrases of relaxations, the state authorities has allowed the attendance of fifty folks at weddings/funerals and full attendance for company workplaces.

Club homes, eating places, bars of golf programs are allowed to open from 10 am to 10 pm with 50 per cent seating capability. Restaurants and bars, together with these in motels and malls, are allowed to open from 10 am to 10 pm with 50 per cent seating capability.

Shops in markets can function from 9 am to 8 pm. Shopping malls will be open from 10 am to 8 pm.

Tamil Nadu

Lockdown in Tamil Nadu has been prolonged until June 28. The state authorities has divided the districts in three tiers based mostly on their lively Covid-19 caseload. The Covid-related restrictions might be most in 11 districts in Tier-1 with the very best caseload. The districts within the different two tier may have more ease in restrictions.

In Tier-3 districts, all authorities workplaces can operate with 100 per cent workers whereas personal considerations can name in 50 per cent of their workforce. Public transport has been allowed to function with 50 per cent occupancy, whereas in Chennai, metro providers have been allowed to function with a 50 per cent cap on seating.

Marriages and associated ceremonies are allowed in Tier-1 and Tier-2 districts with a most gathering of fifty folks and solely after buying e-registration.


The Telangana authorities lifted the Covid-19 lockdown within the state fully from June 19. The authorities has directed the Department of Education to begin preparations to reopen all classes of academic establishments from July 1. Students will now be allowed to attend lessons bodily.

Jammu and Kashmir

The J&Ok State Executive Committee has introduced the lifting of weekend curfew from eight of the 20 districts owing to important enchancment within the Covid state of affairs. The eight districts are Shopian, Ganderbal, Bandipora, Jammu, Samba, Kathua, Reasi, Udhampur.

Daily night time curfew will stay in impact from 8 pm until 7 am throughout the Union Territory.


The Goa authorities has prolonged the Covid-induced curfew within the state until 7 am on June 28. Shops in buying malls, besides cinema halls, theatres, multiplexes, leisure zones allowed to be open between 7 am to 3 pm.


The Mizoram authorities has prolonged the lockdown with sure relaxations until June 30. Under the brand new laws, inter-village motion might be allowed and outlets in addition to these promoting important commodities might be permitted to open on particular days within the Aizawl Municipal Corporation (AMC) space.

According to PTI, all financial actions will operate usually in areas outdoors AMC jurisdiction. However, locations of worship, academic establishments, parks, picnic spots, film theatres, gymnasiums, eating places and buying complexes and malls shall continue to stay closed throughout the state.


The Tripura authorities has prolonged the Covid curfew from 2 pm to 5 am in Agartala and 11 different city native our bodies (ULBs) until June 25. However, the night time curfew from 6 pm to 5 am has been lifted from the villages.

As per the notification, all standalone outlets and business institutions shall stay open solely between 6 am and a pair of pm with strict adherence to Covid tips. Shopping malls and market complexes will stay closed always and bazaar committees shall deploy volunteers to guarantee strict adherence to social distancing.

All authorities and personal workplaces shall stay open until 4 pm with 50 per cent attendance.

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