The current lockdown was in force till June 9. An official release said that there will be relaxation till 2 pm in some border areas including Khammam, Nalgonda and Nagarjuna Sagar. It said, “The state cabinet has decided to extend the lockdown in Telangana for a further 10 days.”
The cabinet has given relaxation during the lockdown from 6 am to 5 pm and giving people one hour extra time to reach home at 6 pm. The cabinet has asked the police to strictly follow the lockdown from 6 pm to 6 am. Telangana currently has over 24,000 patients under treatment for COVID-19. The cabinet has also decided to issue ration cards immediately to 4.50 lakh eligible people who have applied.