March 15, 2021: According to a report by Baaghi TV, educational institutions in seven districts of Punjab including Lahore have been closed due to increasing cases of corona.
District Administration Lahore officers are actively working to minimize spread of the virus. Operations are underway to implement Corona SOPs. Assistant Commissioner Cantt Zeeshan Nasrullah Ranjha sealed Lahore Grammar School (LGS) School in Phase 05 DHA. When the officers reached the spot, the school was open and examinations were being held. The school was sealed due to violation of Corona SOPs. DC Lahore Mudassar Riaz issued strict instructions to implement Corona SOPs.
Earlier, DC Lahore Mudassar Riaz visited the Expo Center. DC Lahore Mudassar Riaz reviewed the arrangements made for Corona. Civil Defense personnel are on duty. People with disabilities and the elderly are being transported by wheelchair to the center for vaccination. DC Lahore Mudassar Riaz said that in the last 05 days, 14,502 people over the age of 60 have been vaccinated against corona so far. Corona SOPs are also being implemented. Those who come for vaccination are required to use masks.
Following the new wave of Corona, Smart Lockdown has been imposed in 7 cities of Punjab till March 29. New restrictions have been imposed in Lahore, Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Faisalabad, Multan, Gujranwala and Gujarat. Shops will be closed at 5 p.m., with full shutter down on Saturdays and Sundays. Amusement parks will be locked at 6 p.m.
Cinema halls, theaters, marriage halls, community centers and marquees are completely closed, only open spaces will be allowed, with no more than 300 people attending. Only takeaways are allowed in restaurants and cafes, while medical services, Petrol pumps, essentials shops will be open 24 hours a day. Only 50% of staff in public and private offices are allowed to to show up for work.
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