The Telangana state government late on Thursday, June 4, 2020, issued orders easing
lockdown curbs further from June 8 in non-containment zones and
enforcing strict lockdown in containment zones till June 30 in line with the orders issued by the union ministry of home affairs (MHA) last week.
MHA had issued orders for extension of lockdown in Containment Zones
till June 30 and reopening of prohibited activities in a phased manner
in areas outside Containment Zones from June 8.
Accordingly, the activities below shall remain prohibited throughout
--- Schools, colleges, educational/training/coaching institutions etc
--- Metro rail
- --Cinema halls, gymnasiums, swimming pools, entertainment parks,
sports complexes, theatres, bars and auditoriums, assembly halls and
similar places. Social, political, sports, entertainment, academic,
cultural and religious functions and other large congregations.
However, in areas outside Containment Zones, all other activities
permitted prior to introduction of lockdown measures will be allowed.
However, the following activities shall be allowed with effect from
June 8 with the stipulation of following Standard Operating Procedures
(SOPs)as prescribed by government from time to time:
---Religious places/places of worship for public.
---Hotels, restaurants and other hospitality services.
---Shopping malls (other than gaming centres and cinema halls)
There shall be restriction on movement of persons (other than for
accessing emergency medical care) from 9 PM to 5 AM.
No shops/establishments, except hospitals and pharmacies, will remain
open after 8.30 PM.
There shall be no restriction on inter-state and intra-state movement
of persons and goods. No separate permission will be required for such
Wearing of face cover/mask shall be compulsory in public places, in
workplaces and in means of transport. Individuals must maintain social
distancing in public places. Frequent sanitization of workplaces
including common facilities and points that come into human contact
will be ensured.
Large public gatherings/congregations shall remain prohibited.
However, marriage related gatherings shall be permitted with a maximum
of 50 participants. Funeral/last rites related gatherings shall be
permitted with a maximum of 20 participants.
Persons above the age of 65 years, persons with co-morbidities,
pregnant women, and children below the age of 10 years are advised to
stay at home, except for essential and health purposes.
In respect of Containment Zones, strict lockdown shall be in force
till June 30. Only essential activities shall be permitted. There
shall be strict perimeter control to ensure that there is no movement
of people in or out of these zones, except for medical emergencies and
for maintaining supply of essential goods and services.