BMC Relaxes COVID Curbs — Evening Curfew Lifted, Eating places & Theatres To Function At 50% Capability

New Delhi: Brihanmumbai Municipal Company (BMC) on Tuesday eased COVID-induced curbs in Maharashtra’s capital metropolis Mumbai.

In response to the relaxations introduced, amusement or theme parks, swimming swimming pools, eating places, theaters, natyagriha (drama theatres) and water parks can function with 50 per cent capability. The evening curfew has additionally been lifted.

The seashores, gardens, and parks could be accessible to folks as soon as once more throughout regular hours whereas the ban on gathering of 5 or extra folks in public at evening has been eliminated.

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“Native vacationer spots to stay open as per regular timing. Weekly Bazaars to stay open as per regular timing,” reads the order.

Cultural and people leisure applications together with `bhajan’ shall be allowed with 50 per cent capability of the corridor or pandal.

Marriages and aggressive sports activities together with horse-racing are allowed with 25 per cent occupancy of the venue.

“Marriages might have visitors as much as 25 per cent of the capability of the open floor and banquet halls or 200, whichever is decrease,” the rules learn.


(Courtesy: ANI)

Maharashtra Govt Eases Curbs In 11 Districts

This comes after the Maharashtra authorities issued pointers to ease COVID-19 curbs in 11 districts of the state, together with Mumbai. The state authorities allowed a rise within the variety of visitors at marriage features, and in addition permitted swimming swimming pools, water parks, theatres, and eating places to stay open with 50 per cent capability topic to nod of the competent authority.

After a surge COVID-19 instances final month, the state has now been recording a dip within the new infections reported day by day.

The contemporary pointers issued late Monday evening relaxed the curbs in 11 districts of the state the place over 90 per cent of the eligible folks have acquired the primary dose of vaccine towards COVID-19 and 70 per cent have acquired each the doses.

These 11 districts embrace Mumbai, Pune, Bhandara, Sindhudurg, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Satara, Sangli, Gondia, Kolhapur and Chandrapur.

As per the contemporary pointers issued by state Chief Secretary Debashish Chakrabarty, all nationwide parks and vacationer spots within the state will stay open, whereas spas can perform at 50 per cent capability.

There shall be no restrict on the variety of folks to attend a funeral, as per the order.

Marriages might have visitors as much as 25 per cent of the capability of the open floor and banquet halls, or 200, whichever is decrease, it mentioned with respect to the 11 districts.

Nonetheless, these pointers are relevant “both absolutely, or partly, solely after the express permission of the SDMA (State Catastrophe Administration Authority)”.

The District Catastrophe Administration Authority (DDMA) might determine on restrictions on motion through the evening hours between 11 pm and 5 am, opening of native vacationer spots with cheap restrictions, and opening up of the weekly markets, as per the rules.

(With Company Inputs)

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