At a time when the Karnataka government is contemplating extension of lockdown in the state, strict lockdown norms to be imposed in Belagavi district for two days in a week from May 22. The move comes as the state government on Monday allowed the district administrations to further tighten lockdown norms depending on the ground situation.
Starting with 22 May, 6am to 24 May 6am the strict lockdown will be imposed in the district in order to curb the spread of Covid 19.
This above order does not apply to the following circumstances. 1) Travel to hospitals for treatment, essential items such as milk, drug supply and purchase only 2) For interstate and inter-district freight transport vehicles. 3) Permitted Marriages,
In the meanwhile, Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa said the state government likely to take a call on extending the lockdown beyond May 24 over the next two or three days.