Unlock Delhi: Salons can open in the capital from tomorrow, gym-theatres are also being considered

Unlock Delhi: Salons can open in the capital from tomorrow, gym-theatres are also being considered

National Desk: Keeping in view the steady decrease in new cases of Kovid-19 in Delhi and the situation is improving, the authorities are expected to allow the opening of salons and weekly markets from next week. Announcing the opening of markets, malls and Delhi Metro last week, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had said that if the situation of Kovid-19 in the capital improves, then many other activities will be allowed to start in the coming days.

A source claimed that there is a possibility that the Delhi government may give more relaxations like allowing opening of salons and weekly markets from next week. According to the source, apart from this, opening of gyms, cinemas and restaurants is also being considered. In view of the reduction in new cases of Kovid-19 in the national capital, the government has been removing the restrictions imposed under the lockdown in a phased manner from May 31. Permission was granted to open construction work and factories.

The Chamber of Trade and Industry (CTI) has demanded the reopening of salons and gyms from June 14. CTI President Brijesh Goyal said that the CTI has written a letter to the Delhi Government and the Delhi Disaster Management Authority demanding the opening of salons and gyms. He said that the livelihood of about 15 lakh people is attached to this area.


113 people died in Maharashtra due to monsoon havoc, Uddhav Thackeray visited Chiplun

113 people died in Maharashtra due to monsoon havoc, Uddhav Thackeray visited Chiplun

National Desk: The death toll in parts of Maharashtra rose to 113 on Sunday with 100 people missing after one more person died in the last 24 hours due to floods, landslides and other rain-related incidents. The state government gave this information. The government said in a statement that 50 people were also injured in these incidents. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday visited the severe flood-hit Chiplun in Ratnagiri district of Konkan region. A group of locals stopped the Chief Minister's convoy and told him about the problems being caused by the ravages of rain in the area.

The Chief Minister interacted with the residents, traders and shopkeepers and promised all possible help from the state government to restore normalcy in the area. Thackeray said he would need "central assistance for long-term relief work". He said he would visit western Maharashtra on Monday and a comprehensive data on the extent of damage would be prepared.