Chandigarh: The Punjab government has given permission to open Gym and Yoga Center in Unlock 3.0 from 5th August. Hotels and restaurants will also be open till 10 o’clock at night. Following the new instructions of the Union Home Ministry, the state government has issued a new notification on Friday. Also said that for this, the rules decided by the Health Department must be followed.
Special Chief Secretary Satish Chandra said that the curfew of the night has been given relaxation by an hour. Now, the curfew will be from 11 pm to 5 am in the morning. As of now, there is a curfew from 10 pm to 5 am. It is noteworthy that the night curfew has been lifted in the central directives, but the way the corona cases are continuously increasing in Punjab, the night curfew will continue. Hotels, restaurants used to open till 9 o’clock at night, but will be able to open till 10 o’clock now.
Schools, Colleges and Coaching Centers will Remain Closed till 31
Satish Chandra said that schools, colleges and coaching institutes will remain closed till August 31. Students will have to study online. All international trips will remain closed. The visits which have been approved by the central government will continue. Auditorium, assembly hall, cinema hall, swimming pool, entertainment park, bar etc. will remain closed.
Institutes can take exam by following SOP
According to the instructions of the government, educational institutions, universities and other institutions that want to take examinations can take the exam by following SOP. 30 people were allowed to attend the wedding, twenty people in the funeral.
Liquor Shops will Open by ten o’clock at Night
Buffets are allowed in hotel restaurants. Food can be eaten in restaurants with a seating capacity of 50 percent. All shopping malls, shops in urban and rural areas can be opened from seven in the morning to 8 in the evening. Liquor shops will be open from eight in the morning to ten in the night. Barbers, salons, beauty parlors and spas will also be open from seven in the morning to 8 in the evening.
Relaxation on Raksha-Bandhan Today
Only shops with essential materials will be allowed to open on Sundays. Shopping malls and other shops will remain closed. Since Raksha Bandhan is on Monday, shops have been allowed to open on Sundays. Sports complex, stadium and public park will be open from 5 am to 8 pm.