People line up at wine shops as Telangana announces lockdown

A number of shoppers confirmed up at wine outlets quickly after the govt. introduced its choice to impose a lockdown.

Even because the Telangana state authorities introduced a 10-day partial lockdown from 10 am to six am amid the rising variety of COVID-19 circumstances, lengthy traces had been seen at totally different alcohol outlets in Hyderabad and different locations on Tuesday. The scenes of lengthy queues and crowds had been reported quickly after the Telangana Cupboard determined to impose a lockdown within the state after a Cupboard assembly held at Pragati Bhavan, Chief Minister Ok Chandrasekhar Rao’s camp workplace on Tuesday.

Stories in native media and movies, images on social media present individuals barely following bodily distancing guidelines as they wait to purchase alcohol.

Related scenes had been reported throughout wines outlets in Secundrabad’s Bhoiguda space, close to Bagga wines at Koti space, and New Dimple Wines at Lakdikapul space.

Individuals had been additionally seen shopping for groceries and different necessities in some locations of town. Nonetheless, the frenzy and crowds on the wine shops by flouting the bodily distancing norms appears to be out of worry of closure of wine outlets from Wednesday as a part of the lockdown.

Nonetheless, the Telangana Chief Minister’s Workplace mentioned, “The state Cupboard has determined to implement the lockdown for ten days from 10 am on Wednesday, Could 12.It has determined that there could be a chance for all actions from 6 am to 10 am. The Cupboard has determined to name for international tenders for the acquisition of COVID-19 vaccine.”

The federal government choice got here amidst the Excessive Court docket bench comprising Chief Justice Hima Kohli and Justice B Vijaysen Reddy expressing disappointment and nervousness over the COVID-19 administration within the state when in comparison with different states.


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