BM Bureau, June 16 : Belagavi District Administration has ordered a 48 hour total weekend lockdown from 6 am on Saturday , June 19 to 6 am on Monday June 21. This is a fifth total weekend lockdown imposed by the authorities where all the shops including vegetables will remain shut . Practically speaking this lockdown actually commences from Friday morning at 10 am onwards which means it becomes a 3 day lockdown.
The agriculture related shops will remain open for a stipulated time on these days amid strict Covid safety guidelines.
Milk, medicine and online food services however will be permitted to operate, an order issued by Deputy Commissioner Dr M G Hiremath on Wednesday said.