Bhubaneswar, Aug 1 (LocalWire): The Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) today announced Standard Operating Protocol (SOP) to regulate the functioning of shopping malls.
The government has now allowed opening of shopping malls in the city but imposed several key restrictions onto them.
The BDA said that food courts, eatery outlets within the mall would be closed, gaming zones, kid playing areas would also not open there.
It has also barred cinema halls and fun zones within the premises to open.
Promotional activities aiming at a congregation of customers would also be not allowed, the BDA said.
Orders have been asked to ensure thermal screening of visitors at the entry gate. Shopkeepers have been asked to ensure social distancing and not allow people with symptoms to work.
It has also been asked that adequate sanitation measures should be taken in the mall for hassle free continuation of mall’s commercial establishments.