- Visitors will not have permission to make on-spot bookings but they can book their slots in advance
- To maintain social distancing norms, 4 time slots have been fixed
- Visitors will also be required to have the Aarogya Setu app
THoD Newsdesk, New Delhi: The Rashtrapati Bhavan Museum Complex in Delhi, which was closed for public viewing since the COVID-19 outbreak back in March, will once again reopen its doors to the public from January 5. As per reports on Friday, the complex will be open on all days except Monday and government holidays.
However, it is to be noted that visitors will not have permission to make on-spot bookings but they can book their slots in advance. In order to so, https://presidentofindia.nic.in or https://rashtrapatisachivalaya.gov.in/ or https://rbmuseum.gov.in/ can be visited to make visiting arrangements.
A statement issued by the Rashtrapati Bhavan mentioned, “On the spot booking facility, which was previously available, is temporarily suspended.” To maintain social distancing norms, 4 time slots have been fixed; 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM, 11:30 AM to 1 PM, 1:30 PM to 3 PM and 3:30 PM to 5 PM, with a maximum limit of 25 visitors. As earlier, nominal registration charges of Rs 50 per visitor will be levied, the statement added.
During the course of the tour, visitors will have to follow the issued COVID protocols such as wearing masks, sanitizing and maintaining social distancing. Visitors will also be required to have the Aarogya Setu app installed on their mobile phones, as per the official instructions. Further, people who are vulnerable to the virus, are discouraged for the tour by the concerned department.