ISLAMABAD: The Nationwide Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) issued new pointers on Wednesday to curb the coronavirus unfold forward of Ramadan.
The preventive measures have been issued throughout a particular assembly of the NCOC chaired by Federal Minister for Planning Asad Umar on Tuesday.
The discussion board determined to implement “broader lockdowns”, with stringent enforcement protocols the place no mobility shall be allowed, besides in emergency conditions.
Retaining in view the rising variety of coronavirus instances throughout the nation, all indoor and out of doors actions, together with social, cultural, political, sports activities, and different miscellaneous occasions, shall be banned.
“Out of doors eating shall be allowed from Iftar until midnight, for instance 11:59pm, with strict SOPs, whereas takeaways shall be allowed,” the notification learn.
‘Saturdays and Sundays closed days on nationwide stage’
Along with the entire closure of cinemas and shrines, the NCOC introduced that amusement parks, too, will stay closed.
The discussion board additionally determined to implement “broader lockdowns”, with stringent enforcement protocols the place no mobility shall be allowed besides in emergency conditions.
Saturdays and Sundays shall be noticed as closed days on the nationwide stage, learn the notification issued by the coronavirus monitoring physique.
Market timings shall be from Sehri until 6pm.
For Taraweeh prayers, the NCOC stated it must be organised in open areas so far as doable.
The discussion board known as for civil administration at each tier to interact Ulemas and neighborhood leaders for help within the enforcement of COVID-19 SOPs throughout Ramadan.
As well as, the coronavirus monitoring physique determined to ban inter-provincial transport on two closed days (Saturdays and Sundays) which is able to proceed to be enforced until midnight April 25-26.
Nonetheless, it stated the choice shall be reviewed on April 20.
50% do business from home coverage
NCOC additionally introduced to proceed with the 50% do business from home coverage for all private and non-private places of work, the place intercity public transport is to function at 50% of capability.
Stringent protocols for tourism have been imposed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit-Baltistan, Azad Jammu Kashmir and vacationer websites elsewhere.
“Sentinel testing websites at each level/chosen places shall be established,” the notification learn.