The Telangana government has extended the lockdown in the state.
The complete lockdown rules will continue to be in force till August 31 in all the existing containment zones. The closure of all educational institutions, cinema halls, metro rail services and swimming pools will also continue till the last day of this month. People can organise events like weddings and other parties with a maximum of 50 people in attendance, but the ban on the organisation of any kind of public meetings and cultural events will continue till August 31.
The government has however lifted the night time curfew as per the guidelines of the union home ministry. The orders related to the withdrawal of the night curfew will come into force from today. The government has also decided to allow gyms and yoga centres to resume their activities from today. It has also lifted the restrictions on the inter-state movement of RTC buses and other vehicles.