Bhubaneswar:31/7/20 Night curfew will continue from 9 pm to 5 am in the state for the month of August, Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) PK Jena said in Friday.
The weekend shutdown will be imposed in four districts of Ganjam, Khurda, Gajapati, Cuttack and Rourkela Municipal Corporation till August 31.
On August 1 and 2, the shutdown will be enforced from 1 pm to 9 pm. All shops and activities can continue from 5 am to 1 pm, he said. The SRC further said that lockdown in containment zones has been extended till August 31.
Jena said that gyms will be allowed to open in the state from August 5. There will be no restrictions on inter-state movement of goods.
He said Collectors and municipal commissioners are empowered to impose restrictions if the situation so demands.
Religious institutions, cinema halls and theatres will remain closed for the public till August 31. Schools, colleges and teaching institutions will also remain closed till August 31.
Gyms will be allowed to open in the state from August 5.