By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Apr 16, 2020 18:07 IST
Lockdown 2.0 Detailed Guidelines- Wearing of mass compulsory, Institutes, Rail & Fights suspended till 3rd May

In Cabinet meeting Government of India has released lockdown 2.0 guidelines. What will remain open and which sectors will function after 20 April here is full list of guidelines sector wise. As PM Modi has announced in his address MHA after consulting with all Departments and Ministeries has rolled out detailed guidelines including relief to sectors, manufacturing units, agricultural activities and other essential services across India except Coronavirus hotspots. 

The Ministry of Home Affairs MHA has issued detailed guidelines for citizens, for corporates, for transportation, sports authorities and Educational institutions. The detailed guidelines for Lockdown 2.0 are as follows-

MHA Detailed Guidelines on Lockdown 2.0

As MHA laid down the new and revised guidelines for Public and Industrial sector, IT Sector, Agricultural and Transport sectors here the compilation of all main points, key announcements made by MHA are laid down. Also the list of services to resume after 20 April, sector wise relief and relaxation are conveyed.

Wearing of masks compulsory in public places across country in wake of COVID-19 situation

Exemptions given from April 20 will not be applicable in COVID-19 hotspots or containment zones. State/UT govts shall not dilute lockdown guidelines in any manner; may impose stricter measures as per local requirements.

From April 20 activities permitted include agricultural, horticultural, farming, procurement of agri products, 'mandis'

Services provided by self-employed electricians, IT repairs, plumbers, motor mechanics, carpenters to be allowed from April 20

Grocery stores, fruit, vegetables shops or carts, milk booths, poultry, meat and fish shops to remain open during lockdown

Shops of farm machinery, its spare parts, supply chain, repairs, 'Custom Hiring Centres' related to machinery to remain open from Apr 20

Read More- Union Cabinet meeting on Lockdown Guidelines

lockdown 2.0 detailed guidelines

Manufacturing units of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, construction of medical infrastructure to remain open from Apr 20

Highway 'dhabas', truck repairing shops, call centres for govt activities to remain open from April 20  

Educational institutions, coaching centres, domestic, international air travel, train services to remain suspended till May 3

Cinema halls, malls, shopping complexes, gymnasiums, sports complexes, swimming pools, bars to remain closed till May 3

All social, political, sports, religious functions, religious places, places of worship shall be closed for public till May 3

Inter-state, inter-district movement of people, metro, bus services continue to be prohibited till May 3-MHA guidelines on lockdown

lockdown 2.0 detailed guidelines

Industries operating in rural areas to be permitted to run from April 30 with strict social distancing norms.

lockdown 2.0 detailed guidelines

The guidelines are laid down by Ministry of Home Affairs. For more details visit