MY TIMES TODAY. The Centre has extended the nationwide lockdown for two more weeks until May 31 with significant relaxations. In an order issued on Sunday, the Ministry of Home Affairs said that barbershops, salons, shopping complexes and markets can open starting Monday.
However, domestic flights, schools/colleges and hotels will continue to remain shut throughout the country.
District authorities have been asked to advise individuals to install the Aarogya Setu application on compatible mobile phones & regularly update their health status on the app. This will facilitate timely provision of medical attention to those individuals who are at risk.
domestic and international air travel of passengers, except for domestic medical services, domestic air ambulance and for security purposes or purposes as permitted Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to remain prohibited throughout the country.
As India entered the 54th day of the lockdown, the total number of coronavirus cases in India surpassed china’s tally with 90,927 infections and death toll soared to 2,872 on Sunday.