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COVID-19: lockdown in Containment Zones extended till 30 June

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New Delhi: Under powers granted by section (2) of the Disaster Management Act 2005 , the National Disaster Management Authority has directed the Union Home Secretary to issue an order to extend the lockdown in Containment Zones till 30 June 2020 and to reopen prohibited activities in a phased manner in areas outside containment zones. 

In exercise of powers conferred under section (2) of the Disaster Management Act 2005, the Home Secretary on Saturday issued the necessary order and guidelines that will remain in force till 30 June 2020.

The last order for containment of COVID-19 in the country, for a period upto 31.05.2020 was issued on 13 May.

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