ICT Admin To Seal 25 Streets Due To Rising Covid-19 Cases
Umer Jamshaid Published January 21, 2022 | 11:47 PM
Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration Friday announced sealing of some 25 streets into various sectors, owing to rising number of coronavirus positive cases
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 21st Jan, 2022 ) :Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration Friday announced sealing of some 25 streets into various sectors, owing to rising number of coronavirus positive cases.
According to a notification issued by deputy commissioner office, the streets were being sealed on the basis of surveillance activities of the surveillance teams and Covid-19 test results from public and private lab /hospitals and in order to prevent the community spread of the Covid-19 virus in the area.
The streets included, 52, 56, 59, 79 and 80 in g-6/4, 50, 52 and 53 in f-10/4, 21, 23, and 28 in F-11/2, 15, 21 and 46 in G-11/2, 31,35,37,38 42 and 44 in F-8/, 5,6,10,11 and 17 in f-8/3 would have restricted movement/ controlled entry and exit with effect from January 22 (11:59 PM Night).
"The exemptions to this order include essential services and supplies like pharmacy and medicine shops, groceries store and bakeries, patients for medical aid/medical consultation, rationing, drinking water supplies, utilities and emergency etc.
" "These exemptions shall be regulated by the SOPs issued by this office from time to time regarding prevention of COVID-19." "The citizens are requested to make prior arrangements for their convenience including ration, medicines and reschedule their engagements/ office work before the onset of lockdown/sealing date and time." "The Islamabad police is requested to cordon off the above-mentioned areas in order to ensure public safety and eliminate further spread of the virus.