In the district, more activities have been allowed in other areas except the content zone from Saturday. All the shops will open in these areas except the mall and shopping complex. The curfew will remain in force from 10 to 5 in the night. In this regard, order has been issued by Bhagalpur DM Pranab Kumar. In Bhagalpur district, instructions given by the Home Department regarding Unlock-3 will be followed. There has been no change in it. DM Pranab Kumar said that barring malls and shopping complexes, all types of shops in all places have been allowed to open. During this time, the rules of masks and social distancing have to be followed. If negligence is found in a shop, action will be taken against them.
Bihar government directive
The directives issued by the Bihar government are to be implemented by August 16 at the district headquarters, all subdivision headquarters, all block headquarters, municipal corporations, Sultanganj Municipal Council and Navagachia and Kahalgaon Nagar Panchayats. On Friday, the DM issued a directive asking all SDOs, BDOs, COs, Executive Officers, Municipal Commissioners to implement them.
These offices will be open
- Central Government: Defense, Treasury, Petroleum, LPG, PNG, Disaster Management, Power Generation, Post Office, NIC, Early Warning Agency.
- State Government: Police, Home Guards, Civil Defense, Fire and Emergency Services, Disaster Management, Election, Jail, District Administration, Treasury, IT Services, Electricity, Water Supply, Sanitation, Health, Food and Civil Supplies, Water Resources, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry , Municipal Body, Forest Department, Social Welfare.
Permission to work in private office with 50 percent capacity
All hospitals, dispensaries, medical equipment shops, laboratories, clinics, nursing homes, ambulances in the public and private sector will be employed as before. - All medical personnel, animal husbandry services will be allowed
Permission for taxi and auto operations
All transport services in the district will remain suspended. However, operation of taxi and auto rickshaw will be allowed. Operation of private vehicles will be allowed for some activities. Transportation of goods will be allowed. Government vehicles and private vehicles carrying government staff will be allowed on the basis of their office credentials. Traffic from home to work will be allowed for necessary services
Permission for construction and agricultural activity
- Construction and agricultural activity and shops related to it will be allowed to open. All places of worship will be closed for the general public. No religious gathering will be allowed.
- Independence Day: Independence Day celebrations and other functions at the district, subdivision, block, municipal and panchayat level will be allowed to be organized using social distance, masks.
-Ratari curfew: There will be a complete ban on movement of people from 10 am to 5 am except in certain conditions. Containment Zone: Lockdown will be strictly observed in all the Containment Zone of the district till 31 August and only mandatory activities Will only be allowed.
- Educational institutions: All schools, colleges, research, coaching institutes in the district will remain closed till 31 August. Online education will continue. Entertainment: All cinema halls, gymnasiums, yoga institutes, swimming pools, entertainment parks, theaters, auditoriums, assembly halls in the district will remain closed.
Celebrations: Social, political, sports, entertainment, academic, cultural, religious and other large gathering events will be completely banned.
- Special instructions: People above 65 years of age, people suffering from co-morbidities, pregnant women and children under 10 years of age will not leave without becoming necessary.
Office: Only 50 percent of the staff will be employed in the offices of the Government of India and the State.
Shop and Establishment: All commercial and private establishments in the district are allowed to function normally, but shopping malls will not open. The restaurant, dhaba, restaurant will be opened for home delivery only.