The Himachal Pradesh authorities has determined to impose a lockdown within the state from Might 7 to Might 16 to examine the unfold of Covid-19. The choice to impose the “corona curfew” within the state was taken at a Cupboard assembly chaired by Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur.
Whereas authorities and personal workplaces and institutions will stay closed through the lockdown interval, important companies corresponding to these associated to well being, electrical energy, telecommunication, water provide and sanitation shall be exempted.
The cupboard determined that work would proceed at civil work websites and horticultural, agricultural and different initiatives, whereas instructional establishments would stay closed until Might 31. Authorities and personal transport automobiles shall be allowed to ply with 50 per cent occupancy, and inter-state transportation will proceed.
Industrial institutions will work as per pointers issued by the state authorities. The cupboard additionally determined to cancel the Class 10 board exams of the Himachal Pradesh Board of Faculty Training. All college students shall be promoted to Class 11 as per norms prompt by the CBSE for its college students of the identical class, the official stated.
The board exams of Class 12 and the annual examinations of faculties will stay suspended till additional orders.