Kathmandu: The local administrations have extended the existing prohibitory order in the Kathmandu Valley by a week.
“The prohibitory order has been extended by a week to break the Covid-19 transmission chain,” said Mukesh Kumar Keshari, assistant Chief District Officer of Bhaktapur.
The current prohibitory order was set to end on June 14.
With the decision made by Chief District Officers of Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur, the prohibitory order will be in place until June 21.
Furthermore, the meeting has decided to allow retail and grocery stores to open till 11 am.