Guidelines for restaurants, parks, salons, offices, places of worship, shopping malls, ENT clinics and hotels

RESTAURANTS

  • Managements must deploy adequate manpower to ensure physical distancing

  • Mandatory cleaning and disinfection of floors and high-touch areas like doors

  • No more than 50% of seating capacity to be permitted

  • Encourage contact-less mode of ordering and digital payments

  • No valet parking

  • AC to be set between 24 degrees C and 30 degrees C, with relative humidity between 40% and 70%

 

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PARKS

  • Staggered entry for visitors

  • Use of exercise equipment/children’s play area to remain closed

  • Hand sanitisers at entry and exit points; thermal screening at entrance

 

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SALONS & PARLOURS

  • Customers allowed on appointment only; seating in waiting areas to be discouraged

  • Workers to sanitise booths and equipment for every customer

  • Equipment must be cleaned in hot soapy water.

  • Remove magazines, menus, newspapers to avoid customers touching them unnecessarily

  • Masks and gloves mandatory for employees

 

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OFFICES & WORKSPACES

  • Usage of videoconferencing and work-from-home options to be considered as much as possible

  • Staggering of office hours, lunch hours/coffee breaks

  • Seating arrangements for limiting the number of people inside workplaces to ensure physical distancing

  • Effective sanitisation within premises, with particular focus on lavatories, drinking and handwashing stations

 

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PLACES OF WORSHIP

  • No touching of statues, idols, holy books

  • Choir or singing in groups not allowed

  • Avoid physical contact while greeting each other

  • Devotees to carry their own prayer mats

  • No physical offerings or sprinkling of holy water to be allowed

  • No community feeding/dasoha

 

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SHOPPING MALLS

  • Gaming arcades, children’s play areas, cinema halls to remain closed

  • Proper crowd management within premises; no loitering

  • All workers/customers/visitors to be allowed entry only if using masks

  • Display audio/video clips with awareness material

 

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ENT CLINIC/ OPD

  • Give preference to teleconsultation and time-based appointments with limited numbers

  • Patients with symptoms suggestive of COVID-19 (whether ENT or respiratory) to be screened in separate screening clinic and not in ENT Clinic/OPD

  • ENT doctors to wear Level 1 PPE kit and must avoid performing nasal endoscopy, 90 rigid or flexible endoscopy for larynx in routine clinic/OPD

  • If endoscopy has to be performed, it should be performed in a separate demarcated area with level 2 PPE kit

 

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HOTELS & HOSPITALITY UNITS

  • Details of guests along with ID and self-declaration form to be provided at the reception

  • Room service or takeaways to be encouraged instead of dine-in option

 

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RWAs / RESIDENTIAL UNITS

  • Common area floor, railings, surfaces to be cleaned using sodium hypochlorite, bleaching powder or effective disinfectant

  • Gymnasiums, sports facilities, swimming pools, recreational and club facilities to remain closed; no summer camp/outdoor activities to be allowed

  • RWAs/societies to ensure all those advised home quarantine stay indoors

  • Children should be discouraged from playing outside in large groups

  • Guests, including helpers and drivers, to be screened on entry

 

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