Guidelines to continue till October 8 in J&K

The guidelines and instructions regarding lockdown measures already in force in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir will continue till October 8, 2020.

According to an order issued here today by the government, the State Executive Committee vide its order numbers 78 and 79-JK- (DMRRR) of 2020 dated 31.08.2020 issued guidelines for implementation of extended lockdown in containment zones (Red Zones) till 30.09.2020 and  reopening of some more activities in areas outside Containment Zones (Red  Zones). The order further stated that the State Executive Committee, in exercise of powers conferred under Section 24 of the Disaster Management  Act, 2005, has ordered that the said guidelines/instructions issued vide above referred orders shall continue to  remain valid till 08.10.2020.