Bhubaneswar, June 1: Schools, Colleges and other educational institutions will remain closed till July 31 in Odisha, Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy said on Monday briefing on the guidelines for Unlock 1.
He said the public worshiping at religious places will not be permitted till June 30 in the state.
“No religious, social and political congregation will be allowed till June 30,” he said.
Besides, shopping malls will also remain closed till June 30.
However, hotels can operate with 30 per cent of their capacity by adhering to social distancing norms. But restaurants can be opened only for in-house guests.
Director General Police Abhay said the night curfew will remain in force from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
He said that people who are found without masks and spitting outside will be fined Rs 500 in the first two instances and Rs 1,000 later. (with IANS inputs)