It has been decided by the Sindh government to impose a ban on the official Iftar parties. The aim is to control the spread of coronavirus.
As reported, this decision has been taken for the safety of people during the coronavirus pandemic. The virus has infected more than 10,000 people all over Pakistan. Over 200 people have died.
As per sources, “No one would be allowed to set up roadside Iftar Dastarkhwan for people this Ramazan.”
It is pertinent to mention here that every Ramadan hundreds of stalls are put up at different corners of the city roads by relief organizations and the local people. In these stalls homeless people, vendors, rickshaw and taxi drivers, labourers, beggars and also those who do not fast are given free food and drinks for the whole month.
It is pertinent to mention here that the number of confirmed coronavirus cases have surged to 10,513.
As per the National Command and Operation Centre, 2,337 patients have recovered from the disease in Pakistan. Also, 15 deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours. The number of people that have died in Pakistan due to coronavirus have reached 224.
According to the statistics released by the national dashboard around 58 corona patients are in a critical stage and 5,637 tests have been conducted in the last 24 hours.