NEW DELHI : The national capital is gearing up for the Unlock-3. Delhi is preparing for the unlocking process amid the lockdown ending on Monday, June 14. Earlier, Unlock-1 started on 31 May and Unlock 2 started on 7 June. According to the reports, in a day or two in the meeting of the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) will make the decisions of the relief under Unlock-3.
In such a situation, the ruling Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi is expected to announce the exemption on Saturday (June 12). With this, the work of making a driving license can start. The decision to open hotels and weekly markets may be postponed. There has been a significant decline in the number of cases and deaths compared to May 2021. The Delhi government does not want to take any chances. So gradually unlocking is being done.
According to reports, officials of the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) are contemplating on giving more relaxations or exemptions in the coming days. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is expected to address the public and announce more relaxations in COVID-19 restrictions in the national capital on Saturday. Also, several big announcements may be made this time including the reopening of gyms, salons and cinema halls.
According to DDMA sources, cinema halls may be allowed to open with 50 per cent capacity. However, gyms and salons are expected to stay shut for time being. With Unlock 3, the work of making Driving License can start, whereas the seating capacity of public transport may also be increased. However, the decision to open weekly markets may be postponed. Increase in seating capacity/capacity of public transport is also likely to be increased.
(Bureau Report with Agency Inputs).