Lockdown 4.0 Guidelines and Rules; State-wise Coronavirus Lockdown Extension 4.0 Latest Updates:
The Narendra Modi government at the Centre has released the guidelines for the fourth phase of lockdown guidelines in India today. In his televised address to the nation recently, PM Modi had said that lockdown extension will happen after the end of Lockdown 3.0 today. The demands and expectations of states on lockdown extension has been mixed- with some demanding the extension while others are in favour of opening up businesses in non-containment zones. The delineation of red, green, and orange zones will be decided by the respective State/Union Territory governments, after taking into consideration the parameters shared by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the Home Ministry said.
HIGHLIGHTS OF MHA GUIDELINES:
# Sports complexes and stadiums will be permitted to open; however, spectators will not be allowed.
# With a view to ensuring safety in offices and workplaces, employers on best effort basis should ensure that Arogya Setu is installed by all employees having compatible mobile phones.
# All cinema halls, shopping malls, gymnasiums, swimming pools, entertainment parks, theaters, bars and auditoriums, assembly halls and similar places, shall continue to remain closed throughout the country till 31st May.