J&K govt extends COVID-19 lockdown till May 31
The Jammu and Kashmir government on Saturday extended the prevailing COVID-19 lockdown till May 31.
A government handout issued this evening said that the lockdown or 'Corona Curfew' which was earlier extended till 7 am Monday May 24, has been further extended till 7 am May 31.
The lockdown restrictions will be "strict except for a few essential services, " the handout said.
It further said that DCs are "being given limited flexibility to ensure economic activities do not suffer".
"Corona Curfew imposed in all 20 distts of J&K till 7 am on Monday,24/5/21 is extended further till 7 am on Monday,31/5/21. Curfew will be strict except for a few essential services. DCs being given limited flexibility to ensure economic activities do not suffer, " a government spokesperson tweeted.