Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Secretary announces new COVID19 lockdown/unlock guidelines; partial lockdown extended till 6 AM of August 1.
Shops & commercial establishments in Cat-A (20 dists) will remain open from 6 am till 8 pm in all seven days. In Cat-B dists (10 dists), shops & commercial establishments will remain open from 6 am till 5 pm. Weekend shutdown to continue in these 10 dists .
Bus movement allowed in all districts of state except Puri (till July 25). Taxi & auto rickshaw can move across the state . Gyms, saloons, spa & beauty parlours to open from Friday in state. Outdoor sports activities allowed without participation of spectators. Outdoor film shooting allowed.
No permissions for parks, malls, movie theatres, exhibitions, jatra & melas . All restrictions on marriage & related functions to continue as usual. No #BhojiBhata in functions . Schools & colleges to remain closed till further orders . Weekly & daily markets to remain closed for next two weeks in Cat-B districts.