Dhenkanal, Aug 13: The Dhenkanal district administration today relaxed the weekend shutdown on Independence Day (Saturday) to allow people to unfurl National Flag at their premises.
“The weekend shutdown imposed in the district is relaxed on 15th August upto 11 AM to allow the citizens to unfurl the National flag at their premises subject to the condition that not more than ten persons shall be congregated at any place and all safety protocols, such as social distancing, wearing mask, proper sanitization, etc. shall be duly maintained. All other conditions contained in 0rder No. 6972 dt. 31.07.Z020 shall remain unchanged,” said an order issued by the district collector.
On August 12, the weekend shutdown in four districts– Ganjam, Khordha, Gajapati and Cuttack and Rourkela city has been relaxed till 11 am on Independence Day (Saturday) to allow people to unfurl National Flag at their premises.
However, congregation of more than 10 people has not been allowed.