Punjab govt decides to impose complete lockdown: LAHORE: The Punjab government has actually made a decision to enforce full lockdown across the district from May 8 in order to limit public motion and avoid a surge in the spread of the virus.
This decision was absorbed a conference held at the Civil Secretariat under the chairmanship of Provincial Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid. Under the decision, all types of public transport and also traveler destinations throughout the district will certainly stay closed from May 8.
Checkpoints manned by Rangers and also Authorities workers will be set up at the entryways and also departures of cities.
Dr. Yasmin Rashid routed Chief Secretary Punjab as well as senior civil and army authorities to spare no effort in controlling the spread of the virus as the next 15 to 20 days were extremely essential.
She said that individuals need to commemorate Eid-ul-Fitr with simplicity and reveal duty as residents by taking precautionary actions.
The objective of giving more holidays on the celebration of Eid is to restrict the public’s activity, she added.
The Chief Secretary Punjab stated that understanding about the relevance of precautionary steps would certainly be increase and prompted citizens to avoid unnecessary travel during the Eid vacations.
He claimed that parks as well as traveler areas need to be kept entirely shut during the holidays as guided by the NCOC.