The Haryana government has extended the coronavirus-induced restrictions in the state till June 14. However, as the Covid situation has improved, the government has allowed reopening of malls, restaurants and bars with strict restrictions.
Per the new rules, shops other than standalone shops can open from 9 am to 6 pm on an odd-even basis. Malls can open from 10 am to 8 pm.
Restaurants and bars – one of the worst Covid-hit sectors of the country’s economy – can operate from 10 am to 8 am with 50 percent capacity.
Home deliveries are allowed till 10 pm, the state government said.
Religious places can open with 21 people at a time. No more than 21 people can attend weddings and funerals. Wedding processions will remain banned.
Maximum attendance in gatherings other than weddings and funerals has been capped at 50. For any such functions, prior permission from the district administration is mandatory.
Private offices can reopen with 50 percent attendance.