Presidential Task Force News Update: Places of worship to open but school closed till further notice

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BREAKING: Effective from tomorrow: 

1. Nationwide curfew remains in place, timing now 10pm—4am.

2. Full opening of financial sector - normal working hours 

3. Restricted opening of places of worship, (regular church & mosque services ONLY), to be based on State Govt protocols.

4. Interstate travel remains prohibited except for goods &essential travel

5. Gathering of >20 persons remains prohibited;outside of workplaces + religious services

6. Aviation Industry requested to start developing protocols for domestic flights to possibly resume from June 21

Hotels may reopen

Restaurants outside of hotels must remain closed for eat-in—TAKEOUT ONLY 

Bars, gyms, cinemas, nightclubs, parks closed until further evaluation

All schools to remain closed until further evaluation

Offices maintain 2m physical distancing + 75% max capacity.

All guidelines as issued by #PTFCOVID19. 

Guidelines to be implemented/ enforced by State Governments 

All permitted openings (hotels, religious services etc) to maintain non-pharmaceutical interventions (masks, sanitizers/handwashing, 2m distancing, capacity limits, etc)

Note: June 21 opening for domestic flights is TENTATIVE. Certain conditions have to be fulfilled between now & then, explains @hadisirika 

- Aircraft have to be good and safe to fly (checks/maintenance)

 - necessary Recertifications + medicals for pilots/crew

Nat. Coordinator, PTF: Reopening of churches and mosques is not unqualified, there are conditions attached. It is a RESTRICTED opening, working on agreed protocols reached between State Govts & religious leaders: mandatory masks, limited opening hours, physical distancing, etc.

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