From 8 June, restaurants, hotels, shopping centres and places of worship will be allowed to re-open in many areas in the first stage of a three-phase plan.
With over 1.85 lakh cases of coronavirus, India has surged past Germany's 1.83 lakh cases and climbed to eighth from the ninth spot in the list of 10 nations worst hit by the coronavirus pandemic.
According to the Health Ministry, the total confirmed cases in the country are now 182,143. This has happened on the day when the state government made a decision to relax few lockdown restrictions.More news: New Valorant agent Reyna revealed
However, the Union Health Ministry said in the evening that the country's total cases stood at 1,82,143 with 8,380 new infections reported in the last 24 hours.
But areas with high numbers of Covid-19 cases will remain under tight lockdown. In Gujarat, the number of total infections stands at 16,779.
There has been a sharp spike in coronavirus cases in the last few days in India. The death toll from the pandemic rose to 4,971 and the total number of cases reached 173,763.More news: SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule completes docking at International Space Station
As per the World Health Organization tracker, the USA is the worst-hit country in terms of cases.
Concern is growing that the easing of restrictions could add to the number of new infections.
After keeping it shut for over two months due to the coronavirus lockdown, Indian Railways started its operations of 200 passengers train services from today, news agency ANI reported. The relaxation comes after Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that the Covid-19 outbreak has passed its peak in the country. The country has registered 1.85,398 cases of coronaviruses like tonight. Mumbai alone accounts for 39,686 of the total 67k cases of the state.More news: What Is the Difference Between HBO Max and HBO Go?