As per new pointers issued by the Telugu Movie Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday within the wake of rising Covid instances, movie taking pictures will solely be allowed to perform with 50 folks or much less. The brand new pointers additionally state that owing to nighttime curfew, taking pictures can solely occur between 6am and 6pm, following strict security protocol of sporting masks, sanitisation and sufficient social distancing.
Nonetheless, a brand new directive to theatre house owners has been launched because the night time curfew comes into pressure within the state. As per the brand new restrictions, no night time reveals shall be allowed within the state till April 30.
Theatres must shut at 8 pm on daily basis for the following 10 days. And in the course of the permitted enterprise hours, cinema halls ought to comply with strict Covid-19 security protocols.
“The administration of cinemas/theatres /multiplexes shall additionally be certain that: All individuals, viewers, employees, distributors and so forth., use masks always. Hand sanitizers can be found at entry/exit factors and customary areas. Bodily distancing and crowd administration measures are adopted. Sanitization of total premises notably widespread areas shall be finished after each screening. Temperature setting of all air-con units needs to be within the vary of 24-30 Celsius. Relative humidity needs to be within the vary of 40-70%. Re-circulation of air needs to be prevented and consumption of recent air needs to be as a lot as doable. Present timings needs to be staggered to make sure that intervals of various reveals don’t happen concurrently,” the federal government has instructed in its newest round.
The state has additionally warned that violators of the protection protocols shall be prosecuted beneath “Sections 51 to 60 of Catastrophe Administration Act 2005 and Part 188 of IPC in addition to different relevant legal guidelines.”
“No massive movie is releasing now, anyway, since producers are fearful about footfall. Even ‘Vakeel Saab’ footfall lowered from Monday,” he added.
-with IANS inputs