Ministry of Home Affairs

MHA issues 5th Addendum to exempt Operations of Marine Fishing/Aquaculture Industry and its Workers from Lockdown Restrictions to fight COVID-19

Posted On: 10 APR 2020 10:38PM by PIB Delhi

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued an addendum to the consolidated guidelines to all Ministries/Departments (, regarding the Nationwide lockdown to fight COVID-19.

The 5th addendum exempts from lockdown restrictions the operations of the Fishing (Marine)/Aquaculture Industry, including feeding and maintenance, harvesting, processing, packaging, cold chain, sale and marketing; hatcheries, feed plants, commercial aquaria, movement of fish/ shrimp and fish products, fish seed/feed and workers for all these activities.


Click here to see Addendum Document 





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