The Kumbh Mela will begin on January 14 and continue till April 27. Lakhs of people usually converge to take a holy dip in the Ganges river during the event.
Meanwhile, the Confederation of Odisha Public Schools on Monday urged the government to allow physical classes for students of Class IX and XI from January 14.
According to the guidelines issued in the SOPs, only those students who have a Covid-19 negative report and are asymptomatic will be allowed to stay in the hostels.
The high court passed the order on a petition which alleged that the Tamil Nadu forest staff recently chased an injured elephant into Kerala forests.
The protocols are expected to be out on Friday or Saturday. However, reopening of pools will be decided by the states.
The guidelines were issued after the Centre last month announced SOPs for resuming shooting of films and TV programmes.
As per the guidelines, filmmakers or producers will now have to shoot with reduced number of crew numbers.
Maintaining a two-metre distance and hygiene, carrying sanitisers and wearing gloves, are some of the SOPs the NADA has put together to reboot and restart collections by this month at least.
The petitioner's counsel submitted as due to the lockdown, students hailing from moffusil, rural and hilly areas and poor students would not be able to avail facilities like online coaching.
The SOP said that the prior approval of the recipient state is a must before departure of any train/bus from any district/municipal corporation in Odisha.
The health department is preparing a standard operating procedure (SOP) to handle the anticipated inflow of Malayalis stranded within and outside the country post lockdown.
There will be one-metre distance between beds regardless of whether patients are suspected of having Covid-19.
The new protocol will mandate coastal States to initiate emergency response measures before a weather system is declared as ‘’cyclonic storm”.
The second final draft, which was released on July 30, included names of 2.89 crore people out of 3.29 crore applicants in Assam.