The Haryana Government today extended the lockdown for another week till May 31 with major relaxations for shops. An order issued by Chief Secretary Vijai Vardhan said, “While the lockdown has been extended, certain relaxations have been given.”
Now, standalone shops will remain open, except when the night curfew is in place. Other shops will open from 7 am to 12 noon on an odd-even basis. While odd number shops will open on odd days, even number shops will open on even days, the order said, adding that shopping malls would remain shut.
A cap of 11 persons has been enforced for weddings and funerals.