The government of Punjab has imposed lockdown in more areas of the province, including Lahore, after the significant surge in the spread of the virus.
As per the shared details, a notification was issued late on Sunday by the Punjab Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department.
Following smart lockdown in Lahore, the district and police authorities sealed the Ghouri Block, Umar Block, Shaheen Block, Safari Block, Gulbahar Block, Gul Mehar Block, Babar Block and Overseas Block of the Bahria Town. Similarly, the Sector C & D of the Askari 10, X, Y and Z blocks of the DHA Phase III, Sector A & G of the DHA Phase V, Sector D of Phase IV, and Street No 7 & 8 of Cavalry Ground have been sealed.
The C & D blocks of the Punjab Cooperative Housing Society, Tariq Block of Garden Town, and some localities of Wapda Town, Model Town, and Fateh Garh have also been locked down owing to the presence of the Covid-19 cases.
As per the shared notification, 15 areas of Rawalpindi, seven of Layyah, four each of Sargodha and Faisalabad, three each of Gujranwala and Toba Tek Singh, and two areas of Mianwali have been sealed.
The Punjab government made the announcement that all the shopping markets, plazas, and restaurants would remain closed in the areas mentioned above. The movement of traffic and public has also been limited in these localities while the pharmacies, medical stores, and hospitals would continue to provide services.
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