Shillong: In the wake of rising COVID cases, the East Khasi Hills Deputy Commissioner, Isawanda Laloo has issued some guidelines.
According the guidelines issued on Monday, the IMFL 'OFF' retail shops will operate for 6 says in a week i.e Monday to Saturday from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
All HDL licenses shall operate from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM in a week, the guidelines read. On the other hand, all IMFL 'ON' retail shops shall operate from 12:00 PM to 9:00PM daily.
According to guidelines, all bonded warehouses will operate from 10:00AM to 6:00 PM from Monday to Saturday weekly.
Apart from these, all canteens and outstills operate from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM from Monday to Saturday weekly.
Notably, the rise in COVID-19 cases across the State was massive on Monday when 2,198 people tested positive. The COVID positivity rate in the State jumped to 4.49 percent today. Guwahati recorded the highest number of 760 cases.