It is the joint responsibility of both the public and the government to prevent the spread of covid-19 infection and the possible third wave in the present circumstances.
Recently the State Executive Committee (SEC) met and they have decided to keep the covid guidelines enforced till further orders. In their fresh order for the covid guidelines the government has said that the maximum number of people permitted to attend any indoor/ outdoor gathering shall be strictly restricted to 25. All District Magistrates and Superintendents of Police shall ensure compliance. There shall be no weekend curfew in any district of Jammu and Kashmir.
All schools including coaching centers shall continue to remain closed for onsite/in-person teaching, till further orders. However, the higher educational ions can be permitted to commence with limited in-person teaching subject to 100% vaccination of staff and students and specific permission of concerned Deputy Commissioners. Such institutions can organize special vaccination camps in consultation with district administration. Other educational institutions can allow attendance of vaccinated staff for administrative purposes.
Night Curfew shall continue to remain in force in all districts from 8 pm to 7 am.
All Deputy Commissioners shall intensify testing by making optimum use of available RT-PCR and RAT capacities and there shall be no drop in testing levels.