Taking to Twitter, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar also announced some relaxations, including permission for government and private offices to work till 4pm, at a capacity of 50%.
“Lockdown has led to a decline in Covid-19 cases. Therefore, the lockdown is being lifted by the 7pm to 5am night curfew will continue. Government and private offices can open till 4pm with a capacity of 50%. Opening of shops is being extended to 5pm,” a rough translation of Kumar’s tweet, posted in Hindi, read.