Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb today said while addressing that lockdown would continue till May 3 next and the government already allowed single shops and rural markets to open by maintaining the social distancing norms.
He urged the market committees to ensure that the social distancing norms and other guidelines are followed properly. At the same time, he stressed on the need on engaging volunteers instead of depending on police.
The Chief Minister also emphasized on use of face covers while urging the citizens to avoid spitting and urinating in public places.
In an important note, Chief Minister said that state government would arrange thermal screening in the markets.
He urged the people so that they continue with the guidelines and social distancing norms they followed dhring the lockdown for a healthy society.