Thane: Armed with college degrees, they are working as drain cleaners amid pandemic

PANAJI: The Goa government on Saturday announced extension of the coronavirus-induced “curfew” in the state till June 21 with some more relaxations. Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said the curfew will be extended upto 7 am on June 21.

“Shops, including in panchayat and municipal markets, may open between 7 am to 3 pm. Marriage function with upto 50 persons have been permitted,” he said on Twitter late in the evening.

“Detailed order will be issued by District Collectors,”┬áhe said. Goa recorded 472 new coronavirus cases on Saturday, taking the caseload to 1,62,048. With 15 patients succumbing during the day, the death toll in the state reached 2,914.