BM Bureau ; June 18 : As per updates, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa might announce relaxations in 11 districts including Belagavi where lockdown measures are still in place while further relaxations in terms of movement of people and opening of businesses may be announced in the remaining 19 districts from June 21.
Giving a major hint at unlocking the state further, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Friday said that he will make a decision on relaxing the lockdown restrictions in the state on Saturday when the state will review the COVID situation. Notably, the lockdown restrictions in the state come to an end on June 21.
Saying that the COVID situation in the state is improving, the chief minister cautioned that there is also a possibility of a third wave in the future, but despite that, the state will have to give some relaxations. He said the ministers along with him will discuss it at a meeting on Saturday evening, and take a decision.