Telangana allows resumption of film shooting; class 10 students to be promoted

WION Web Team
New Delhi Published: Jun 08, 2020, 06:46 PM(IST)

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

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KCR refused to allow re-opening of cinema theatres, saying the Central government`s guidelines have to be followed to check the spread of Covid-19.

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao on Monday signed the file, allowing filmmakers and television programme producers to resume the shootings.

The Chief Minister said that the shooting for films and televison programmes may be resumed with limited number of workers and while following the guidelines issued by the government. He also allowed post-production works to resume, according to the Chief Minister`s Office.

However, KCR refused to allow re-opening of cinema theatres, saying the Central government`s guidelines have to be followed to check the spread of Covid-19.

Recently some prominent personalities from Telugu film industry had called on the Chief Minister to request him to permit shootings of films, TV programmes, post-production works and re-opening of cinema theatres. 

The CM also said that all class 10 students would be promoted to the next class based on their internal assessment marks.

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