The lockdown in Bihar is also ending with the fourth phase of lockdown (Lockdown-4) on Tuesday. The first phase of state government unlock is starting from Wednesday. A decision on this was taken in the meeting of the Crisis Management Group today. In view of the continuously decreasing infection of Coronavirus, the state government has given many new exemptions in Unlock-1. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has announced this. It is the effort of the state government to bring the common life back on track by keeping the corona infection under control.
The provisions of unlocking will be effective from tomorrow till June 15
The provisions of unlocking will be effective for one week from tomorrow till June 15. Under this, the opening time of shops has been extended till 5 pm. Till today the shops are open only till 2 pm. Night curfew will also be applicable from 7 pm to 5 am. There will be no restriction on the movement of vehicles during the day. With this, government and private offices can also be opened with 50 percent attendance. Till now government offices were being opened with 25 percent employees. Work from home was allowed.
Unlock guideline, a look
Lockdown will end tonight- 4
The fourth phase of the lockdown implemented in Bihar from May 5 is ending at 12 o'clock on Tuesday night. before this
Lockdown-1 was in force from May 5 to 15, lockdown-2 from May 16 to 25 and lockdown-3 from May 26 to June 1. Lockdown-4 started from June 2 and is ending today. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had taken feedback on the situation of corona infection from the District Magistrates (DMs) before the meeting of the Disaster Management Group. In this, the district magistrates had talked about giving concessions keeping the infection under control.
Decision to unlock with relaxation taken in meeting
A meeting of the Disaster Management Group was called on Tuesday from 11:30 am regarding the lockdown. In this, along with the Chief Secretary and Development Commissioner of the state, senior officers of the Home Department, Health Department and Education Department and the Director-General of Police of the state were involved. After discussing the feedback received from the districts in the meeting, the decision to unlock with relaxation was taken.
Chief Minister announced the end of the lockdown
Announcing the end of the lockdown today, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar wrote in his tweet that now the provisions of unlocking with exemptions will be effective.
Sudden exemption may worsen the situation
Lockdown has been very effective in preventing corona infection. In such a situation, the government is preparing to gradually increase the scope of the exemption. When the lockdown was imposed on May 5, every day about 15 thousand cases of the corona were being reported in the state, which has come down gradually to about one thousand. There is a possibility of people being careless due to sudden complete unlock, due to which the infection rate can increase again.
Category: India: Bihar