KOHIMA: The Nagaland High Power Committee (HPC) has announced a few relaxations in Unlock 4.0 to the ongoing lockdown in the state today in its meeting on COVID-19.
The HPC has decided to continue with the existing lockdown with some relaxations taking the views of the Health & Family Welfare Department and considering the proposals of the various Districts Task Forces.
A notification issued on the same states that, the timing for opening up of the shops will be from 6 am to 6 pm.
The duration of the night curfew was also reduced between 8 am and 4 pm.
Takeaways/home delivery outlets will be allowed to open and function except during the night curfew hours.
Buses are allowed to function with up to 50 per cent occupancy and driver and the passengers should take at least one jab of the COVID-19 vaccine. At least 15 days must be passed since their first jab as well. Drivers or attendants otherwise need to furnish COVID-19 negative test reports taken through RT-PCR/TrueNat or CBNAAT not earlier than 15 days.
Inter-district bus and taxi services are allowed under the same terms as well.
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