Punjab government issues Unlock 2 guidelines; schools, cinemas to remain closed until July 31

Guidelines come a day after MHA issues new guidelines easing lockdown restrictions

Punjab government issues Unlock 2 guidelines; schools, cinemas to remain closed until July 31

A healthcare worker takes swab samples from a woman to test for coronavirus in Chehharta, Amritsar, on Tuesday. Tribune photo: Vishal Kumar

Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, June 30

Punjab government said on Tuesday that educational institutions, coaching institutions, gymnasiums and cinema halls in Punjab will remain closed till July 31.

The government issued new Unlock 2 guidelines on Tuesday along the lines of the guidelines the central government issued on Monday.

Following the central guidelines, the state government said night curfew will remain in force from 10 pm to 5 am.

The development comes on a day when Punjab reported 150 new coronavirus cases and six new deaths.

 

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