Covid surge: Restrictions to be intensified; hotels, shops to remain open till 9 pm only
Thiruvananthapuram: Considering the surge in Covid cases in the state, it has been decided to intensify the restrictions. The high level meeting held under the leadership of chief secretary took this decision.
As part of this, duration of public events will be limited to two hours. Only 200 people will be allowed to take part in events held in open spaces. Maximum number of people who can attend the programmes organised inside closed rooms is limited to 100.
Hotels and shops are allowed to open till 9 pm only. Entry to hotels should be limited to only 50 percent of the maximum seating capacity. Giving parcel food should be encouraged in hotels. Distribution of packet food to the guests in wedding parties will be considered.