Night Curfew in Maharashtra: Check guidelines, rules; what is allowed, what is not allowed
Mumbai, Jan 8: In view of the rising COVID-19 cases in the state, the Maharashtra government on Saturday imposed a night curfew between 11 pm to 5 am from January 10. The guidelines also barred the movement of people in groups of five while announcing the temporary closure of swimming pools, gyms, spas, beauty salons, zoos, museums, & entertainment parks.
However, hair cutting salons and malls are allowed to operate at 50% capacity. Also, schools, colleges and coaching institutes will remain closed till February 15, with few exceptions in Maharashtra.Night
Curfew in Maharashtra: Know Dates, Timings, Guidelines, Rules, What Is Allowed & What Is Not Allowed
No Movement in groups of 5 or more from 5 AM to II PM.
No movement from l PM to 5 AM, except for Essential Purposes.
No visitors except with explicit and written permission of Heads of Offices.
Online interactions through VC for citizens to be enabled by Heads of Offices.
Meetings on VC for all attendees coming from outside the same campus or head quarter.
Rationalization of employees present during office hours through promoting Work front Home as well as staggering of working hours depending upon the requirement by I leads of Offices. For this Head of Office may consider flexible hours for employees.
Head of Office to ensure strict adherence to CAB.
Thermal Scanners, Hand Sanitisers to be made available by all Heads of Offices.
Office Management to rationalise the number of employees through work from home and staggering of working hours. It is advised that not more than 50% of regular attendance be reached and for this Management may consider flexible hours for employees as well as keeping offices open for 24 hours and working in shifts,. Travel for the office purposes, if office has staggered timings and is working in odd hours is to be considered as movement for essential purposes on production of ID cards by employees. While taking these decisions, safety and convenience of women employees must be taken into consideration.
Only fully vaccinated employees to attend office physically. Non vaccinated employees must be encouraged to go for full vaccination.
Strict adherence to CAB by all employees at all times to be ensured by Office Management.
Thermal Scanners, Hand Sanitisers to be made available by Office Management.
Marriages: Maximum 50 members allowed
Funeral and Last Rites: 20 members allowed
Social/ Religious/ Cultural/ Political Gatherings: 50 members allowed
Schools and Colleges: To remain closed till 15th February. 2022. except for:
Activities required to be taken by various Educational Boards for 10th and 12th Standard Students.
Administrative activities and activities to be undertaken by Teachers other than classroom teachings.
Activities specially directed by or permitted by School Education Department, Department of Skill and Entrepreneurship Development, Department of Technical and Higher Education. Department of Medical Education, Department of Women and Child Development or any statutory authority.
Exceptions if required by these departments and statutory authorities due to any exigency will have to be got approved by SDMA.
Swimming Pools, SPA, Gyms, Wellness Centers, Beauty Salons: To remain closed.
Hair cutting saloons: 50 per cent capacity. To be closed from 10 pm to 7 am every day.
In case of any setup with multiple activities, other activities shall remain closed.
These hair cutting saloons must adhere to strict CAB and all the persons engaged must be fully vaccinated.
Sporting Competitive Events
To be deferred, except for National and I International levels competitions already scheduled. with following.
I. No Audience. 2. Rio-Rubble for all the Players and Officials. 3. COI rules shall be applicable for all participating international and domestic placers. 4. RTPCR/ RAT every third day for all Players and officials.
2. No city- or district level sports camps, competitions, events to be organised.
Entertainment parks, zoos, museums, forts and other ticketed prices/events for general public. Local tourist spots (DDMAs to declare such spots for their respective jurisdiction): To remain closed
Shopping malls, market complexes with restricted entry: 50 per cent capacity. Information about Fully Capacity as well as Present Number of Visitors must be displayed on a notice board outside establishment for information of all visitors.
Management to appoint marshals to ensure strict observance of CAB by all visitors and staff. 3. RAT Testing Booth Kiosks.
4. Only fully vaccinated persons to be allowed.
5. To be closed front 10 PM to 8 AM every day.
Restaurants, eateries: I. 50: capacity. Information about Fully Capacity as well as Present Number of Visitors must be displayed on a notice board outside establishment for information of all visitors.
2. Only fully vaccinated persons to be allowed.
3. To be closed from 10 PM to 8 AM on all days.
4. Home delivery allowed all days.
Natyagriha, Cinema Theatres: Cinema Theatres, I. 50% capacity. Information about Fully Capacity as well as Present Number of Visitors must be displayed on a notice board outside establishment for information of all visitors
2. Only fully vaccinated persons to be allowed.
3. To be closed from 10 PM to 8 AM on all days. As per 601 guidelines
International Travel: As per GOI guidelines.
Domestic travel: Double vaccination or mandatory negative RTCPR test report valid from up to 72 hours of the time of arrival into the state. This shall apply to air, train as, well as on-road passengers. This will also apply for drivers, cleaners and other support staff that may be travelling.
Cargo 'transport. Industrial activities, construction activities: On only by fully vaccinated persons.
Public Transport: Only for fully vaccinated persons. regular timings.
Conduct of Examinations by IIPSC' NIPSC/ Statutory Anilioriticsi Public Institutions etc.
All competitive exams being held at National level shall be as per the GOI guidelines. Hall tickets for these exams shall be valid document to prove essential purpose for movement.
2. All competitive exams being held at State level where hall tickets have already been issued and dates of examination have already been notified. shall be conducted as notified. All further examinations shall be conducted only after sanction of SDMA.
3. Conduct of examination shall be strictly as per CAB protocols and DDMA shall appoint observers for the same.