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Punjab CM Buzdar takes ‘important decisions’ amid coronavirus outbreak



Punjab govt imposes 14-day lockdown

Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar on Monday introduced a province-wide closure of non-essential providers and retailers, efficient March 24, after the nation‘s coronavirus contaminated tally crossed 800.

Throughout this time buying malls, public transport, public locations and vacationer spots will stay closed. Within the bigger curiosity of the general public, we’ve additionally banned pillion using, though households shall be exempted.”

The chief minister mentioned that factories producing mandatory merchandise is not going to be topic to the lockdown’s situations.

The chief minister mentioned that grocery shops, fruit markets, bakeries and meat retailers is not going to be topic to the lockdown’s situations. Nevertheless, he clarified that the province was not present process a lockdown neither a curfew.

“I need to make it clear to you that that is neither a curfew nor a lockdown scenario,” he mentioned. “We’re bringing a bit of altering [in the situation],” he added.

The chief minister introduced that every one non-essential retailers and providers shall be closed because the Punjab authorities takes precautionary measures to make sure the virus doesn’t unfold.

Pakistan studies sixth dying from coronavirus

Pakistan on Monday reported its sixth dying from the coronavirus as the full tally of contaminated individuals rose to 803 throughout the nation.

Balochistan reported the primary dying from the province. Balochistan authorities‘s spokesperson, Liaquat Shahwani confirmed the province’s first dying from the virus on Sunday in a tweet.

The deceased was a 65-year-old man, below remedy on the Fatima Jinnah Chest Hospital, based on Shahwani.

Earlier, a health care provider from Gilgit Baltistan was reported because the nation’s fifth dying.

The physician who screened suspected pilgrims returning to Pakistan from Iran examined optimistic on Friday, Dr Shah Zaman, a senior member of the Well being Division and focal individual of GB authorities for coronavirus, informed The Information.

In response to Zaman who met the doctor on Thursday night, the physician regarded high-quality and didn’t complain of something. Nevertheless, when his spouse tried to wake him the subsequent day, he didn’t reply.Extra to observe

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