Though salons have opened and life has started somewhat getting back to normalcy, COVID- wary people are still not interested in stepping out of their homes and exposing themselves to the virus.
To curb the discrimination, Vattavada panchayat president Ramaraj said they would soon open a public salon near the bus stand at Koviloor, where men from all communities can get their hair cut
One should make sure that the salon is well equipped with new adaptive measures to ensure safety to avoid any chance of infection.
During the review meeting, it was decided to allow restaurants, beauty parlours, salons and barbershops to reopen from June 22.
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The State government gave the nod to open salons in early June, albeit with a set of restrictions and Standard Operating Procedures.
Other customers told to fill e-forms about travel history, Covid symptoms, if any
Salons in non-containment zones across the city began operating after relaxation from lockdown. However, a few barbers were seen not wearing gloves while cutting the hair of customers.
The Karnataka government has issued a circular of standard operating procedures for salons and parlours.
Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Monday announced the new relaxation in the rural parts of the state after considering a plea from hairdressers, an official press release here said.