Unlock 5 Incresed to 30 Novembor

This time Unlock-5 will be applicable till November 30, not the new guideline; The process of resumption of operations will proceed with compliance with the guidelines


The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued guidelines on coronavirus status, meaning that the guidelines issued by the Ministry on September 30 regarding corona will now be applicable till November 30, 2020. This guideline will mean strict adherence to the lockdown in the containment zone but the process of resumption of operations in areas outside the containment zone will proceed. Since the first order was issued by the MHA on March 24, 2020 regarding the lockdown, all activities outside the containment zone have been gradually opened. Most of the activities are allowed, although activities involving large numbers of people are also allowed with some restrictions and are subject to SOPs in terms of health and health concerns. Such activities include metro rail, shopping malls, hotels, restaurants and hospitality services, places of worship, goy and training institutes, gymnasiums, cinemas, amusement parks etc.



Regarding some activities or activities with high risk of covid infection, the Ministry asked the State / UT Governments to properly assess the situation and take decision subject to SOP. Such activities and activities include schools and coaching institutes, public and private universities for research scholars, and gatherings of up to 100 people.

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These activities were approved following the guideline issued on September 30

  • International air travel for passengers as per permission of MHA
  • Permission to use swimming pool for training of athletes
  • Approval for business-to-business (B2B) objective exhibition halls
  • Cinemas / Theaters / Multiplexes can be opened up to 50% of their seating capacity
  • Social / Educational / Sports / Entertainment / Cultural / Religious / Political etc. Maximum capacity up to 50% of hall capacity and subject to limit of 200 persons.
The Home Ministry has for the second time issued its September 30 orders announcing the Unlock-5 guideline in view of the Corona virus. It was informed that the guidelines announced by the Home Ministry on September 30 will now be applicable till November 30, 2020.

The Home Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday that last month's guidelines, which allowed the reopening of cinema halls, would limit restrictions on swimming pools and meetings for players' training until November 30. "The Home Ministry has issued its orders dated 30.09.2020 to continue till 30.11.2020," the Press Information Bureau said.

The Unlock-5.0 guidelines were announced by the Union Home Ministry on September 30. Those guidelines came into force on October 1, and will now run until November 30. These guidelines allow for the opening of schools and coaching institutes by the Central Government. The planning of online classes by schools will still remain the same and no school can create pressure to call students to school.

The opening of educational institutions was allowed by the central government, but the final decision was left to the state governments. According to the government, the guideline of Unlock 5.0 has been prepared with the consent of the governments of the states and union territories.