Bengaluru: Karnataka government on Tuesday issued new set of guidelines and imposed night curfew in the state from April 21. Curfew will also be imposed here over the weekends. The fresh restrictions come in place as Karnataka witnessed highest single-day spike of 21,794 Covid-19 cases and 149 related fatalities on Tuesday.
“Night Curfew is imposed in the entire state from 9 pm to 6 am and there shall be weekend curfew from Friday 9 pm to Monday 6 am,” state’s Chief Secretary P Ravi Kumar said.
All cinema halls, shopping malls, gymnasiums, yoga centers, spas, sports complexes, stadium, swimming pools, entertainment /amusement parks, theatres, bars and auditoriums, assembly halls and similar places. Exception: Swimming pools approved by Swimming Federation of India to be opened for sports persons for training purpose only.
Restaurant and eateries permitted to operate and only take home parcel is allowed. -Construction activities, civil repair activities, works pertaining to pre-monsoon preparation are permitted.
-Industries, industrial establishments, production units are permitted to operate adhering to Covid appropriate behavior. The movement off staff allowed by producing valid ID. -Shops, including ration shops (PDS), dealing with food, groceries. fruits and vegetables, dairy and milk booths, meat and fish, animal fodder are permitted.