4th lockdown guidelines – Lockdown 4.0 Guidelines & Rules in India State-wise are below. Guidelines on the measures to be taken by Ministries/ Departments of Government of India, State/ UT Governments and State/ UT Authorities for containment of COVID-19 In the country upto 31nrMay, 2020. [As per Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Order No. 40-3/2020-DM-l (A) dated 17th May, 2020]
- Lockdown shall continue to remain In force up to 31th May, 2020
- The following activities shall continue to remain prohibited throughout the country:
4th lockdown guidelines – Lockdown 4.0 Guidelines & Rules in India State-wise
i. All domestic and international air travel of passengers, except for domestic medical services , domestic air ambulance and for security purposes or purposes as permitted by MHA.
ii. Metro rail services.
iii. Schools, colleges, educational/ training/ coaching institutions etc will remain closed Online/ distance learning shall continue to be permitted and shall be encouraged.
iv. Hotels, restaurants and other hospitality services, except those meant for
housing health/ police/ Government officials/ healthcare workers/ stranded
persons including tourists and for quarantine facilities; and running of
canteens at bus depots, railway stations and airports. Restaurants shall be
permitted to operate kitchens for home delivery of food items.
v. All cinema halls, shopping malls, gymnasiums, swimming pools,
entertainment parks, theatres, bars and auditonums, assembly halls and
similar places Sports complexes and stadiums will be permitted to open;
however, spectators will not be allowed,
vi. All social/ political/ sports/ entertainment/ academic/ cultural/ religious
functions/ other gatherings and large congregations
vii. All religious places/ places of worship shall be closed for public. Religious congregations are strictly prohibited.
The following activities shall be permitted with restrictions, except in the
i. Inter-State movement of passenger vehicles and buses, with mutual consent of the State(s)/ UT(s) involved
ii. Intra-State movement of passenger vehicles and buses, as decided by the
States and UTs
iii. Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for movement of persons, as mentioned in Annexure I, shall continue to operate.
- The delineation of Red. Green and Orange Zones will be decided by the respective State and UT Governments , after taking into consideration the
- parameters shared by Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW), Government of India (Gol)
- Within the Red and Orange Zones, Containment Zones and Buffer Zones will be demarcated by the District authorities, after taking into consideration the guidelines of MoHFW
- In the Containment Zones, only essential activities shall be allowed. There shall be strict perimeter control to ensure that there is no movement of people
- In or out of these zones, except for medical emergencies and for maintaining supply of essential goods and services Guidelines of MoHFW shall be taken into consideration for the above purpose
- In the Containment Zones, there shall be intensive contact tracing house-tohouse surveillance, and other clinical interventions, as required.
Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) issued by MHA
SOP on transit arrangement for foreign national(s) in India issued vide Order dated April 02, 2020
SOP on movement of stranded labour within States/ UTs issued vide Order dated April 19.2020
SOP on sign-on and sign-off of Indian seafarers, issued vide Order dated April
SOP on movement of stranded migrant workers, pilgrims, tourists , students and other persons, issued vide Order dated April 29, 2020 and Order dated MayOl, 2020.
SOP on movement of Indian Nationals stranded outside the country and of specified persons to travel abroad, issued vide Order dated May 5, 2020
SOP on movement of persons by train, issued vide Order dated May 11, 2020
The movement of individuals shall remain strictly prohibited between 7.00 pm to 7.00 am, except for essential activities. Local authorities shall issue orders, in the entire area of their jurisdiction, under appropriate provisions of law, such as prohibitory orders [Curfew) under Section 144 of CrPC. and ensure strict compliance. These are the 4th lockdown guidelines – Lockdown 4.0 Guidelines & Rules in India State-wise