The Chandigarh administration on Monday prolonged the coronavirus-induced restrictions until the morning of June 9, however allowed extra relaxations corresponding to reopening of barbers and salons. It additionally prolonged the store opening time by an hour. All outlets will now be allowed to open from 9 am until four pm, from earlier until three pm.
“After detailed discussions, it was determined to proceed the present restrictions till 6 AM on 09/06/2021 (Wednesday),” in line with an official launch.
The choice was taken in a COVID-19 evaluate assembly chaired by Chandigarh Administrator and Punjab Governor V P Singh Badnore right here.
All sports activities services will probably be opened for sportspersons who can utilise the infrastructure by strictly following Covid protocol, in line with the discharge.
Nonetheless, swimming swimming pools and gymnasiums will proceed to stay closed.
The administration additionally allowed reopening of barbers and salons within the metropolis. Spa and therapeutic massage centres will proceed to stay closed.
Evening curfew within the metropolis is in place from 6 pm until 5 am on weekdays. The weekend curfew begins at 6 pm on Friday and continues until 5 am on Monday.
Town has been witnessing a decline within the variety of contemporary COVID-19 infections for a number of days.
Within the evaluate assembly, the administrator expressed concern over the plight of the kids who misplaced their dad and mom to COVID-19.
He directed that the college charges of all such youngsters be waived and if any baby wants lodging within the administration’s welfare dwelling, will probably be supplied freed from value.
He additionally directed the Social Welfare Secretary to organize a complete scheme in session with the sub-committee of the Administrator’s Advisory Council in order that the affected might be absolutely rehabilitated.