India MHA extended the containment measures on COVID-19.


  • On 27 May 2021, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) announced the extension of containment measures on COVID-19.
  • The extension will remain in force until 30 June 2021.
  • All the states shall comply with the measures stipulated in the Implementation Framework for Community Containment/Large Containment Areas which was previously introduced in April 2021.
  • Based on the guidelines, the containment zone will subject to
    • Night curfew, where movement of individuals will be strictly prohibited, excluding essential activities.
    • All gathering/events for the purpose of social/political/sports/entertainment/academic/cultural/religious/festival are prohibited.
    • Public transport is only permitted to operate at maximum capacity of 50%.
    • All facilities, such as cinema, restaurants & bars, shopping complexes, etc. shall be closed.
    • No restriction in inter-state and intra-state movement including transportation of essential goods.
    • All industrial and scientific establishments may be allowed subject to the workforce following physical norms.