Chandigarh

Chandigarh: Sukhna Lake will remain closed on weekends

By Rajan Nath -- July 31, 2020 5:07 pm -- Updated:Feb 15, 2021

Unlock 3: Chandigarh administration on Friday stated that the Sukhna Lake will remain closed on weekends and entry of visitors will completely be banned on Saturdays and Sundays.

Meanwhile, it has also been decided that the Odd-even system will be re-introduced in selected congested markets after fresh examination by the authorized Committee, headed by Finance Secretary, UT.

All market places will remain closed by 8 PM except for the eating establishments, which can remain open up to 9 pm. The night curfew remains to be in force from 10 pm to 5 am.

Sukhna Lake Sunset at Sukhna Lake (Pic Credit: Rajan Nath)

The yoga institutions and gyms can open only from August 5 after Standard Operating Procedure as issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

Here are the guidelines for Chandigarh Unlock 3: 

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Manoj Parida, Adviser stated that keeping in view the increase in a number of cases, three new micro-containment zones are under consideration. The Administrator also directed Sanjay Baniwal, Director General of Police, to enforce greater strictness in monitoring visitors from outside, who could be carriers of COVID.

-PTC News