Lahore: Lockdown has been accredited in several areas of seven districts of Punjab.
According to Express News, an essential assembly was held underneath the chairmanship of Chief Secretary Punjab Jawad Rafique Malik during which lockdown was accredited in several areas of Gujranwala, Faisalabad, Sialkot, Gujarat, Multan and Rawalpindi together with Lahore. The Chief Secretary Punjab additionally accredited the whole closure of 61 areas of Lahore.
On the opposite hand, Chief Secretary Tri Punjab Jawad Rafique Malik has issued orders relating to implementation of NCOC directives. According to those orders, the Deputy Commissioner and DPOs have been given powers to extend the variety of sealed areas.
The Chief Secretary stated that the powers to lock down the areas most affected by the Corona virus could be given to the Deputy Commissioners. Police can be deployed on the entrances and exits of the locked areas. Army and Rangers can be on standby. An inventory of affected areas can be launched to the media earlier than the lockdown to information the general public. Tigerforce companies can be used to assist these affected by the lockdown.
He stated that civil and cops must work collectively to implement SOPs associated to the prevention of corona virus, including that three,000 police personnel could be deployed in lockdown areas in Lahore alone. The Chief Secretary directed the officers to make sure the supply of important gadgets and entry to medical personnel to the residents within the lockdown areas.
He additionally directed the deputy commissioners of different cities to establish the areas by way of their commissioners and ship the lists at 10 am on Wednesday. Lockdown will happen in Lahore tonight at 12 midday whereas in different cities from 12 midday tomorrow.
"Fitness clubs and playgrounds will also be closed"
Punjab Sports Minister Rai Timur Bhatti has stated that every one health golf equipment and snooker membership grounds within the sealed areas throughout the province, together with Lahore, will stay closed. Different areas are being sealed in 7 districts of Punjab. SOPs can be strictly enforced within the sealed areas and gymnasiums, snooker golf equipment and grounds will even stay closed.