Activities permitted during Unlock 3 period outside the Containment
In areas outside the Containment Zones, all activities will be permitted,
except the following:
- Schools, colleges, educational and coaching institutions will remain closed till 31S August, 2020. Online/ distance learning shall continue to be permitted and shall be encouraged.
- Cinema halls, swimming pools, entertainment parks, theatres, bars, auditoriums, assembly halls and similar places.
(Note: Yoga institutes and gymnasiums will be allowed to function from 5th
August 2020 for which, Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) will be issued by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW).
- International air travel of passengers, except as permitted by MHA.
- Metro Rail.
- Social political sports entertainment/ academic cultural religious functions and other large congregations.
Dates for re-starting the above activities may be decided separately and necessary SOPs shall be issued for ensuring social distancing and to contain the spread of COVID-19
Thus the Centre has done away with the night curfew that restricted non-essential movement during specified post-daylight hours under Unlock 1 and Unlock 2 and allowed gymnasiums and yoga institutes to open in non-containment areas from August 5 but the lockdown restrictions will continue to apply in all containment zones across the country till August 31.
Full details of Unlock 3 as issued y Ministry of Home is hereunder: