Covid situation extremely critical in Kozhikode; stricter restrictions in corporation limit
Kozhikode: With the coronavirus spreading uncontrollably in the district, especially within the corporation limit, the Collector has issued an order imposing stricter restrictions here. The restrictions will be inforce for 14 days.
Strict measures are taken to reduce rush in markets, malls and shopping complexes. Police will be deployed to check on ensuring social distancing.
The maximum number of people that can take part in marriage functions is 50 and in funeral is 20. A visitors’ register has to be prepared which will be inspected by police.
The maximum number of people that can gather at worship centres at a time is 50. Use of masks, sanitizers and social distance are to be ensured.
The maximum number of people that can gather for social/cultural/political/recreational/religious events is 5.
Public playgrounds, gymnasiums, turf, swimming pools, movie theatres and auditoriums are banned from functioning.
Extreme precautions are to be taken in containment zones. People should not travel in and out from containment zones unnecessarily, the order further stated.