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In pics: Movies, gyms to gatherings, things you can & can't do in Unlock 3

The guidelines will come into effect from August 1, 2020

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Coronavirus | Social distancing | Lockdown

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

Doing away with night curfew

Doing away with night curfew
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In 'Unlock 3', government scrapped night curfew imposed in the country, starting 1 August.

Update for educational institutions

Update for educational institutions
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Schools, colleges, and coaching institutes will continue to remain shut at least till August 31.

An exception

An exception
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The Ministry of Home Affairs had issued guidelines on July 21 for holding the celebrations by maintaining norms and keeping a check on the number of participants, at the Red Fort in the national capital, and in states and districts.

No for recreational sites

No for recreational sites
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Theatres, bars, and places of congregation will also remain shut. Sources in the cinema industry said the government had assured to look at their plea sympathetically. They termed it media speculation that the government might allow cinemas to reopen with 25 per cent occupancy, and said they were not communicated about this.

Good news for fitness enthusiasts

Good news for fitness enthusiasts
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Yoga institutes and gymnasiums will be allowed to open from August 5, 2020, while maintaining norms, the government said.

For containment zones

For containment zones
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However, in containment zones will remain imposed till 31 August, 2020.  Within the perimeters of containment zones, strict and other norms of containing the spread of the virus shall be maintained and only essential activities will be allowed, MHA said in a statement. Activities taking place in red zones will be strictly monitored by the authorities.

Another hold on gatherings

Another hold on gatherings
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All other large congregations, including political, social and cultural meetings, remain banned.


First Published: Fri, July 31 2020. 11:09 IST
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