Politics COVID-19 lockdown norms partially relaxed in Karnataka from today Updated : April 23, 2020 12:45 PM IST The activities will be permitted only outside the COVID-19 containment zones identified by the government. IT and IT-enabled services will be allowed to operate with essential minimum staff only while the rest would work from home. Services provided by self-employed people like electrician, IT repair, plumbers, motor mechanics and carpenters in local areas have also been given exemption. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.