Hyderabad: The Ministry of Home Affairs in a set of new guidelines under Unlock 5, has given nod for theaters to re-open from October 15th with a seating capacity of 50 percent. In regard to schools, the Centre has given flexibility to state government to take appropriate decisions, the order said.
The center said, Cinema, theatres ,multiplexes will be permitted to open with upto 50% of their seating capacity, for which, the standard operating procedures will be issued by Ministry of Information & Broadcasting.
The center has also permitted swimming pools for sports personalities, entertainment parks from October 15th onwards. Here are the guidelines of unlock 5:
With regard to schools, the State/ UT Govts have been given the flexibility to take a decision after 15 Oct 2020, in a graded manner. The decision shall be taken in consultation with the respective school/ institution management. "Online/distance learning shall continue to be the preferred mode of teaching and shall be encouraged.
Where schools are conducting online classes, and some students prefer to attend online classes rather than physically attend school, they may be permitted to do so" the order said.