Whereas, the State Executive Committee vide order of even number dated 07- 05-2021 has issued revised guidelines to break the chain of COVID 19 transmission in the State, which shall come into effect from 6 am on 10-05-2021 and will be in force including and upto 6 am of 24-05-2021.
In continuation of the aforementioned order and in exercise of powers conferred under Section 24 of the Disaster Management Act, 2005, the Chairman, State Executive Committee, hereby issues an addendum to the revised guidelines to break the chain of COVID 19 transmission in the State, as below, for strict implementation by the Chief Commissioner BBMP, Police Commissioners, Deputy Commissioners, Superintendents of Police of the districts, and other Heads of Departments and Authorities.
Modification to Clause 13 pertaining to conduct of marriage:
The clause 13 to be read as follows: “Marriage already scheduled are permitted to be conducted at their respective home in a low key manner involving only close family relatives upto 40 people and strictly adhering to the conditions stipulated below.”
I. Those organising marriages shall submit a duly signed application along with marriage invitation card or any other relevant document to obtain permission for conducting marriage function to the concerned Joint Commissioner of the BBMP Zone in BBMP area or concerned Tahsildar at the districts.
II. On the receipt of the application, Joint Commission of the BBMP Zone/ Tahsildar shall issue 40 passes for each of the marriage event.
III. Only people with passes shall be allowed to attend the Marriage function and pass shall not be transferable.
IV. People attending the marriage function shall strictly follow COVID appropriate behaviour and display their passes to the authorized Inspecting officer.