In a change to the Lockdown guidelines in Karnataka, the state government has announced that delivery of all items through E-Commerce and home delivery will be allowed. Earlier, the government had announced that only the delivery of Essential items would be permitted during the Lockdown.
E-commerce chains like Amazon and Flipkart are now allowed to deliver all goods including Non-essential items. The addendum to the rules was issued by N.Manjunath Prasad, Principal Secretary of the Revenue Department.
The other changes made to the restrictions allow the movement of Advocates. Offices of advocates/law firms are permitted to function with 50% of staff strength strictly adhering to Covid Appropriate Behavior.
“Movement of Advocates, their paralegal personnel/ clerks, and other support staff to their respective offices is permitted only during Court working days on producing ID card/Authorization.” the order stated.