ISLAMABAD: The National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) on Wednesday decided to close markets, shopping malls, restaurants and wedding halls across the country by 10pm citing spike in coronavirus cases.
In its new coronavirus Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), the NCOC has made it mandatory to wear across the country from tomorrow [Thursday].
The medical stores, clinics and hospitals will remain open.
The forum directed the provinces to ensure compliance of wearing of face masks and other standard operating procedures (SOPs) against Covid-19 particularly in markets, shopping malls, public transport and restaurants.
At present, four thousand three hundred and seventy-four smart lockdowns have been imposed across the country.