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Sindh Allows Shopping Malls to Open on Weekends

However, the shopping mall will not be allowed to open if it is situated in a virus hotspot area.

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Despite the surging coronavirus cases in the province, the government of Sindh in a new decision has allowed shopping malls to remain open on weekends.

According to the notification issued by the government, shopping malls will now be allowed to operate seven days a week under the government’s COVID-19 standard operating procedures (SOPs).

However, the shopping mall will not be allowed to open if it is situated in a virus hotspot area.

In hotspots, areas only essential businesses are permitted to operate.

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On Friday, Sindh reported 748 new cases of Covid-19 and 20 deaths.

According to the statement of CM Sindh Murad Ali Shah, out of 748 new cases, 573 have been detected from Karachi, including 186 from East, 176 South, 74 from Korangi and Central each, 43 Malir, and 20 West.

While Hyderabad has 5, Badin and Larkana 4 each, Jamshoro 3, Sukkur, Jacobabad and Khairpur 2 each, Sagarh, Tando Allahyar, Thatta, Shaheed Benazirabad, Ghotki, and Mirpurkhas 1 each coronavirus cases.

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.