GOA: Chief minister Pramod Sawant said that casino operators have given him representation to permit operations, but the government has not taken any decision in the matter. The decision to allow cinema theatres will be taken after a review meeting, Sawant said.
“It will take some time to allow casino operations in the state,” he added. In Unlock 5, the ministry of home affairs has not kept anything closed, but there is a limitation on the number of people allowed at a place with stress placed on social distancing, the CM told reporters.
“As per MHA’s Unlock 5, everything has started in Goa too. MHA has allowed theatres to open from October 15 and after reviewing the matter with stakeholders we will take a decision,” Sawant said.
On opening of schools, Sawant said most have taken a decision to open in consultation with parents. “After October 2, the government will again take a review and arrive at a decision. The government has not taken any decision on reopening schools,” he said.
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