Karnataka Covid unlock news live: State reports 8,249 new cases, 159 more deaths – The Times of India
Karnataka Covid unlock news live: State reports 8,249 new cases, 159 more deaths
The Karnataka government on Friday announced more relaxations from June 14 in the 19 districts, including Bengaluru Urban, where Covid positivity rate has fallen below 5%. The relaxations will be in force till June 21 after which revised guidelines may be issued depending on the Covid-19 situation in these districts, the government reiterated. While bars and pubs have been allowed to reopen only to sell liquor bottles as takeaway, standalone liquor shops have been allowed to open from 6am to 2pm. Earlier, these shops were allowed to operate from 6am to 10am. Optical shops have been allowed to reopen between 6am and 2pm. The revised Unlock 1.0 guidelines announced by the state said regional transport offices (RTOs), tahsildar, taluk and all other offices of the revenue department, housing, cooperation and Nabard have been allowed to function with 50% staff. Stay with TOI for all updates.
THE TIMES OF INDIA | Jun 12, 2021, 08:26:12 IST