The West Bengal government on Friday announced restrictions on the state for an indefinite period of time. As per the release issued by the government, all shopping malls, cinema halls, restaurants and bars, sports complexes, gyms, spas, beauty parlours and swimming pools will remain closed until further notice.
It also declared that markets for essential items buying will remain open from 7-9 am and 3-5 pm. Essential services like medical shops, medical equipment shops, grocery, etc will remain outside the confines of the embargo.
The order will take immediate effect, said the notification.