Hyderabad, May 31 : Telangana government on Sunday night decided to extend lockdown in containment zones up to June 30 in the state while in other zones it will remain till June 7. The decision was taken by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao after discussions with Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar, DGP Mahender Reddy and other senior officials against the backdrop of the Centre’s issuing new guidelines on the lockdown.
It was decided to implement the relaxations given to the guidelines by the Centre in all the areas except in the Containment Zones, the CM said the night-time curfew to be implemented from 2100 hrs to 0500 hrs across the state. All shops except emergency services have close by 2000 hrs, the CM said. There should not be any restrictions on interstate travel, Mr Rao added. (UNI)