Central notice to States to implement containment measures: tougher restriction in Bangalore? Bangalore News News by Bengaluru News - May 1, 2021May 1, 20210 Highlights: Increasing Covid Cases in the Country Notice from Center to State and UT Directing strict implementation of containment measures Bengaluru: Covid positivity of 10% and above has been increased by 1% since last week. Extensive, local, and focused in the district and areas where over 60 oxygen-filled ICU beds are filled Containment The central government has suggested taking steps. Ministry of Health This suggestion was made in accordance with the framework issued on the 25th. Center implementing the provisions of the Disaster Management Act 2005 Home ministry has directed states and Union Territories to consider containment measures that may restrict access to people, markets, offices, schools, and universities, and implement measures up to May 31 in accordance with their assessment. Despite the sharp rise in Covid positive cases and deaths in April, the Home Ministry’s Covid containment guideline does not mention lockdown enforcement. On the advice of the Ministry of Health, States and Union Territories have been allowed to formulate their own containment strategies. National Directions for Covid-19 Management have indicated that they must continue to adhere to masquerading in public places and the promotion of social distance care and work from home. .