New Unlock Guidelines By MHA; All Activities Permitted Outside Containment Zones
Bhubaneswar: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday issued new unlock guidelines which will be effective from February 1, 2021 and remain in force upto February 28, 2021.
As per the official notification, the main focus of the guidelines is to consolidate the substantial gains that have been achieved against the spread of COVID-19 which is visible in the steady decline in number of active and new cases in the country over the last four months.
"It is, therefore, emphasised that to fully overcome the pandemic, there is need to maintain caution and to strictly follow the prescribed containment strategy focussed on surveillance, containment and strict observance of the guidelines/ SOPs issued by MHA and Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MOHFW),." MHA notification read.