Unlock 2.0 guidelines released: Passenger train, domestic flight operations to be expanded in calibrated manner
The government's guidelines comes on a day when Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu extended lockdowns in their respective states to July 31
June 30, 2020 / 07:11 AM IST
The government on June 29 released guidelines for second phase of Unlock in which certain economic and social activities have been permitted.
The new guidelines will come into effect from July 1, the Union Home Ministry said. The new guidelines are based on feedback received from States and Union Territories, and extensive consultations held with related Central Ministries and Departments.
The operations of domestic flights and passenger trains will be further expanded in a calibrated manner, the Centre said.
Night curfew timings have also been relaxed from 10:00 pm to 5:00 am.
Meanwhile, schools, colleges and coaching institutions will continue to remain closed till July 31.
The government's guidelines come on a day when Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu extended lockdowns in their respective states to July 31.
The government had, on May 30, extended lockdown in the country but with significant relaxations. The government had called this phase of re-opening Unlock 1.0, and religious places, hotels, restaurants, hospitality services and malls were allowed to reopen from June 8.Here's a list of all the activities permitted: