While the night curfew will be imposed from 6 pm to 5 am in 10 districts such as Sundargarh, Jharsuguda, Sambalpur, Bargarh, Bolangir, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Nabarangpur, Koraput and Malkangiri bordering Chhattishgarh, the timing in the rest 20 district is 9 pm to 5 am.
People engaged in essential services can move during the curfew period on production of identity cards or authorised letters from concerned organisations, said an order of the Government.
District and Municipal Administration/ Police/ Government Officials on duty, Doctors, Medical/ Paramedical Staff (both Govt & Private) have been exempted from the restriction.
Similarly, people engaged in emergency services such as electricity, telecom, water supply and sanitation and sewerage services and staff of IT & ITES companies can be allowed on production their ID cards.
Any person, in case of medical or other emergency, will be allowed.
Media persons can move on production of identity cards.