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Karnataka completely shut from 9 pm tomorrow for next 14 days


Citizens can procure essential from 6am to 10am

Theatres, malls, pools, etc. to stay shut; only takeaways from restaurants; medical stores, construction activities allowed


In a major development, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has announced a statewide curfew from 9 pm on Tuesday night, April 27 till the next 14 days. The government has relaxed the restrictions from 6 am to 10 am in the morning so as to allow citizens to procure their essentials.

Yediyurappa also announced a complete ban on garment factories on the ground that garment workers are cramped together in these places. However, construction activities, essential services and take-away parcels, including liquor, are allowed statewide.

Also Read: Free Covid vaccine for all above 18 years in Karnataka https://thebengalurulive.com/free-covid-vaccine-for-all-above-18-years-in-karnataka/

The CM announced that Chief Secretary P Ravi Kumar would release a detailed advisory.

Yediyurappa  noted that his cabinet colleagues had suggested stringent curbs across the state, including in Bengaluru, “as we are witnessing a surge in Covid-positive cases after Maharashtra.”

What’s shuttered

Cinema halls, shopping malls, gymnasiums, yoga centres, spas, sports complexes, stadia, swimming pools, entertainment/amusement parks, theatres, bars and auditoriums, assembly halls and similar places.

Only takeaways

Restaurants and eateries shall be allowed only to provide takeaways and home deliveries, including liquor.


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