Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Friday evening announced a complete lockdown across the state to arrest the spread of Covid-19. The lockdown is imposed from 6 am on May 10, Monday, till 6 am on May 24.
The commissioner of Police Belagavi city Dr K Thiyagarajan IPS has issued a video making an appeal to the public about the new restrictions that would be in place from Monday until May 24.
He says, No vehicles would be allowed on the road even for the 6-10 am time slot for purchasing any essentials.
What ever vegetables, fruits are needed, one has to walk and buy the same. After 10 AM no movement even by walk would be allowed.
Medical emergencies are allowed as per the SoP.
Push carts will be allowed to sell and they would be moving around in all areas.
All those involved in Essential services would be allowed to go to work and they would not be blocked.