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Hyderabad, June 19: Months after imposing lockdown curbs to test the COVID-19 surge, the Telangana government has determined to lift the shutdown within the state from Sunday in view of a decline in coronavirus circumstances and in addition reopen instructional establishments from July 1.
The state cupboard, which met on Saturday, took choices to this impact and directed officers of all departments to take away all restrictions imposed in the course of the lockdown, an official launch mentioned.
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Reacting to this, Telangana BJP Chief Spokesperson Okay Krishna Saagar Rao, slammed the Telangana government and mentioned, “CM Okay Chandrasekhar Rao is playing with public well being in Telangana State. Telangana state government’s decision to lift all COVID-19 restrictions from tomorrow, is towards the central government pointers to regularly ease lockdown restrictions.”
“The Central government has issued recent pointers to all states to be additional cautious with unlock course of, because the return of COVID-19 an infection spike is an actual risk,” he mentioned.
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“BJP is significantly involved in regards to the state government’s order to open faculties for bodily studying. The well being consultants all over the nation are warning of kids being extremely susceptible for COVID-19 an infection in the course of the potential third wave,” Rao mentioned.
The decision of lifting the lockdown was taken after analyzing reviews submitted by medical and well being division officers that COVID-19 circumstances have come down within the state and the virus is now below management.
On Friday, Telangana reported 1,417 new COVID-19 circumstances, pushing the tally to 6,10,834, whereas the toll rose to 3,546 with 12 extra deaths.
Story first printed: Saturday, June 19, 2021, 18:51 [IST]