With the unusual hike in corona cases hiking and reports over dangerous second wave lurking, various state governments started releasing numerous measures to curb the viral infection.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi warning the nation that if we did not act fast, this time rural India could be severely hit has further amplified the second wave fear.
In the wake of this, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation has decided to shut malls and multiplexes on weekends due to the recent surge in daily COVID-19 cases.
The decision came hours after the Gujarat government has decided to suspend all offline classes and ongoing examinations in eight major cities of the state during Covid “second wave” reports.
Meanwhile, the theatre owners raised concerns over the state government’s decision as the industry is just recovering from the unexpected lockdown which led to shutting down the theatres for almost 9 months.