Buzdar revises shops closure time in Punjab

By: News Desk      Published: 08:22 PM, 31 Mar, 2020
Buzdar revises shops closure time in Punjab

Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar Tuesday changed its strategy against coronavirus and decided to close shops by 5pm.

According to Punjab government decision, the timings of shops were changed to 9am to 5pm from April 1. However, the timing of medical stores and pharmacies remains unchanged.

Earlier, Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar imposed partial lockdown and said that the general stores would be closed at 8pm. The CM directed that availability of basic foodstuff, including flour, will be ensured at all costs.

He warned against violation of the restriction rules, saying that anyone involved in defying the directives will face the music.