Smart lockdown enforced in seven areas of Islamabad: ISLAMABAD – Smart lockdown has on Monday been enforced in seven sub-sectors of Islamabad’s Market G and I while 6 areas of the federal funding consisting of Bani Gala have been put under full lockdown.
The administration has actually applied micro lockdown in G-10/ 2, G-10/ 3, G-9/ 2, G-11/ 3, G-11/ 1 and also I-8/ 3, as well as complete lockdown in Bani Gala, Loi Bhir, PWD, DHA Phase-II and Soan Yard on recommendation of DHO.
Shops, going shopping malls, restaurants and also workplaces will certainly continue to be closed in the influenced areas till April 9.
According to the alert provided by the Islamabad administration, marriage and all other ceremonies will remain banned from April 1.
Gatherings on Shab-e-Barat have not been permitted while it has been ordered to observe standard operating procedures (SOPs) during funeral ceremonies.
Cases will be lodged against principals for opening schools. The deputy commissioner said the positivity ratio reached 12 percent in the city for the first time.
The Rawalpindi administration filed 43 cases and arrested 60 individuals over violation of SOPs in markets. Thirteen persons were arrested in Islamabad’s Aabpara Market and while six shops were sealed.
SSP Operations Mustafa Tanveer said Private Schools Association will not be allowed to hold long march. Number of passengers in inter-provincial transport is being inspected, he added.