Haryana declares new restrictions for Gurgaon, 4 different districts amid Omicron risk


Cinema theatres and sports activities centres can be shut in 4 districts of Haryana, together with Gurgaon, as instances of the Omicron coronavirus variant surge throughout the nation. 

“Maintaining in view the emergence of Omicron variant and chronic rise in Covid-19 instances within the state, the chairperson of the state govt committee has hereby directed to impose the rules of Mahamari Alert from 02.01.2022 (05:00 am onwards) to 12.01.2022 (until 05:00 am) in Haryana,” a state authorities order learn. 

On this backdrop, all cinema halls, theatres, multiplexes, sports activities complexes, stadiums and swimming swimming pools shall stay closed in Gurugram, Faridabad, Ambala, Panchkula and Sonipat, primarily based on day by day positivity charge. 

Additional, places of work (authorities and personal), apart from emergency/important companies, are suggested to operate with solely 50% employees attendance.

Malls and markets are allowed to divulge heart’s contents to 5 pm, and bars and eating places are allowed to function with 50% seating capability.

Solely absolutely vaccinated individuals can be allowed to enter sabzi mandi, grain markets, public transport (Bus Stand and Railway stations), parks, non secular locations, bars, eating places, resorts, departmental shops, ration retailers, liquor and wine retailers.

Malls, buying complexes, cinema corridor, native markets, petrol and CNG Stations, LPG fuel cylinder assortment centres, sugar mills, milk cubicles, yogshalas, health club, health centres, all authorities/board/company places of work, personal and authorities sector banks even have the identical rule. 

The onus of making certain this can be on the homeowners/administration of those establishments. 

Truck and auto-rickshaw unions shall enable solely absolutely vaccinated individuals. Covid-19 vaccination of eligible individuals (greater than 15 years) is obligatory.

Residents, who’ve acquired the primary dose however the second dose is just not due, shall not come below the above-mentioned restrictions for obligatory second dose.

In different districts of the state, cinema halls, eating places, bars, gyms, spas and clubhouses are allowed to open with 50% seating capability with adherence to requisite social distancing. 

Colleges, faculties, polytechnics, ITIs will stay closed. No masks, no service will strictly be noticed within the state.

The restrictions come a day after Haryana reported the largest single-day soar of 26 instances of Omicron variant of coronavirus pushing the tally to 63.

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