NCOC issues Ramadan SOPs: ISLAMABAD: The National Command and also Operation Centre (NCOC) released on Wednesday new standard operating procedures (SOPs) to consist of the spread of coronavirus during the holy month of Ramadan.
An unique meeting of NCOC was chaired for this by Asad Umar on Tuesday. According to an affirmation released by the NCOC, the discussion forum has decided to apply “more comprehensive lockdowns”, with strict enforcement methods where no wheelchair will certainly be allowed other than in emergency circumstances.
Saturdays and also Sundays will be observed as closed days at the nationwide degree.
All interior and exterior activities, consisting of social, cultural, political, sports, and other assorted occasions, will certainly be prohibited. “Outdoor dining will certainly be enabled from iftar till twelve o’clock at night, example 11:59 pm, with strict SOPs, while takeaways will certainly be permitted,” the notice read.
Cinemas, temples, and also amusement parks will certainly remain shut.
Amid the spread of the pandemic in the third wave, the inter-provincial transport will stay put on hold for 2 days a week (Saturdays and Sundays) which will continue to be imposed till twelve o’clock at night April 25-26.
Market timings will be from sehri till 6 pm. For Taraweeh petitions, NCOC stated that it must be arranged in open spaces as far as feasible.
The forum called for civil management at every tier to involve ulemas and also community leaders for help in the enforcement of COVID-19 SOPs throughout Ramadan.
Rigorous methods for tourism have been enforced in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit-Baltistan, Azad Jammu Kashmir and also visitor sites elsewhere.