Sindh government on Tuesday announced to close shopping malls and restaurants for the next 15 days; Adviser to Sindh Chief Minister Sindh on Law Murtaza Wahab tweeted.
The move comes after the national coronavirus tally crossed 230.
“All restaurants,malls, shopping centres will be closed in Sindh from tomorrow, Only takeaways & deliveries will be allowed ” wrote the spokesperson.
The spokesperson also said that Public parks, as well as Karachi’s Sea View, would also remain shut for the next 15 days, the spokesperson added.
“Section 144 also to be imposed at beach & parks. It is clarified that shopping stores & chemists will remain open. Citizens are once again urged to cooperate,” he added.
It has also been announced that Sindh government’s offices will also close by Thursday, adding that inter-city bus services would be suspended.
Noting that Sindh remains the worst-affected province by the virus, the spokeperson said, “We want to limit people to their houses”.
However, grocery, vegetable stores, fish and chicken markets will remain open, the spokesperson announced.
The people will not be allowed to dine-in but they can take-away and order food at home, he said.