Sindh goes for fresh restrictions to fend off coronavirus

By: News Desk      Published: 01:03 AM, 1 Apr, 2021
Sindh goes for fresh restrictions to fend off coronavirus

The Sindh government has imposed fresh restrictions to stem the spread of coronavirus.

Under the new bars, all marriage functions were banned with effect from April 6. As the third wave of coronavirus intensifies, broader lockdowns will be imposed in areas with 8 per cent coronavirus positivity ratios.

Indoor dining in restaurants will not be allowed while outdoor dining will only be permitted till 10pm and takeaway and home delivery options will be available for restaurants.

Markets, shopping malls and marriage halls will operate from 6am to 8 pm with two safe days observance per week. Political gathering, sports events, religious festivals and concerts have been banned.

Wedding functions will be allowed only till April 5 limited to 300 guests while a complete ban will be imposed on marriage functions across the province from April 6 till April 11. Parks, jogging tracks will remain open with strict adherence to SOPs.