In view of rising cases and a possible surge lurking around the corner, Ahmedabad police has issued strict guidelines for beauty parlours, salons and spas. Saturday registered 1069 cases in the state while 559 were reported from the city itself.
Parlours will be allowed to work at 50 percent capacity. Only double-vaccinated staff will be allowed at work. SOPs such as masks, gloves and social distancing stand strictly enforced.
In government offices, only completely vaccinated staff will be allowed. The state health minister announced a night curfew from 11 pm to 5 am in eight cities till January 7. Masks have also been made mandatory in public places. Those caught spitting in public will be charged a penalty.