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Shops, shopping malls to open tomorrow maintaining health rules

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 12:02 PM, 24 April 2021  

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The government has decided to open all shops and shopping malls from tomorrow (Sunday). 

The shops and shopping malls will remain open from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm maintaining proper health rules amid the lockdown in the wake of the ongoing pandemic. 

Regarding the observance of hygiene rules, the management committee of the concerned market or organization will take necessary actions.

The cabinet division on Friday issued a directive in this regard to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). 

The government announced the lockdown from April 4 to April 11 to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Later, an all-out lockdown was announced that began from 6:00 am on April 14 with 13 directives and ended at midnight on April 21.

Later, the ongoing lockdown had been extended till midnight on April 28 as the coronavirus outbreak did not improve. However, considering the livelihood of the people, the government decided to open shops and shopping malls.