7 Punjab cities under 14-day smart lockdown
Primary and Secondary Healthcare Secretary Muhammad Usman issued the notification on Thursday stating that the lockdown would be enforced after 12am and remain enforced until July 24.
Parts of Lahore, Multan, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Sialkot, Gujrat, and Rawalpindi are experiencing the lockdown, the secretary said, adding that during smart lockdown, basic utility stuff would be available. He added steps are being taken as part of protective measures against the deadly coronavirus.
Faisalabad areas are Warispura Chowk, D-Type Colony, Mandi Quarter Alama Iqbal Colony, Raza Abad, Raza Garden while Gujranwala’s Wapda Town and Peoples Colony and Multan’s Sui Northern Colony, Peeran Ghaib Road , Hoor Banaspati, SNGP Mills, Customs Office and Colony Kalma Chowk are put under the smart lockdown.
Sialkot areas include Tauseef Market, Al-Yousaf Plaza Muzafarpura, Qayyum Street, Muzafarpura of Daska while Rawalpindi are Dhoki Khaba, Gulistan Colony, Range Road Area and Lane 4 PI Colony.