COVID-19: Goa govt extends state wide curfew till July 19 with some relaxations

The Goa government on Sunday issued an order extending the COVID induced curfew in the state till July 19, 7 am. The government introduced more relaxations in the order issued by District Magistrate of North Goa.

In the new order issues by the Magistrate, gyms are allowed to open with 50 percent capacity, while sports complex without spectators and religious places with up to 15 people.

Casinos, shops and establishments are allowed to remain open from 7 am to 7 pm.

Here's what is allowed and what is not:

-Bars and restaurants will be operational 7 am to 9 pm with 50 percent capacity.

-Gyms open with 50% capacity.

-Sports complexes allowed to open without spectators

-Religious places to open with up to 15 people

-All shops, essential and non-essential, to remain close from 7 pm to 7 am.

-All production units, establishments and industries are permitted to function

-Schools and colleges, weekly markets to remain closed.

- Cinema halls, malls, to remain closed

-Auditoriums, community halls, weekly market to remain closed.

-Spa, salons and parlours to remain closed.

-Casinos, river cruises, water parks and entertainment parks to be shut.

Goa reported 220 new cases on Friday with 17 new hospitalisation. Two people lost their lives to Covid-19 while the recovery rate neared 97 percent.

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