The Punjab executive has introduced new Covid-19 SOPs for Lahore to stem the emerging positivity price within the town, reported native media on Saturday.
The federal government has determined to look at an SOP compliance week within the town’s high-risk spaces from July 9 to July 18, a notification by way of the Punjab well being division mentioned, in step with native media.
The brand new regulations necessitate that each one gyms, eating places, motels, and cinemas must identify desks to test vaccination certificate.
All workers operating in eating places must get inoculated and lodge bookings within the province are simplest allowed for vaccinated folks.
Lodges can’t be offering dine-in products and services after middle of the night and simplest vaccinated can also be folks allowed inside of eating places.
The provincial executive has additionally requested divisional commissioners to take speedy steps for preferential vaccination of private-sector workers, amid the specter of the fourth wave of corona pandemic.
The federal government of Punjab has additionally determined to arrange particular counters at puts frequented by way of folks to test Covid-19 vaccination certificate of tourists.
“The ones violating the usual running procedures (SOPs) will face motion as according to legislation,” mentioned Sarah Aslam, Punjab Number one & Secondary Healthcare Division Secretary, in a commentary issued on Saturday.
The provincial executive has additionally determined to arrange a keep watch over room to watch the implementation of Covid-19 SOPs at puts like eating places, wedding ceremony halls, cinemas, and motels.
Top Minister Imran Khan warned on Thursday that the fourth wave of Covid-19 is looming over the rustic and termed the Delta variant “the most important fear” for Pakistan.
“We worry the Indian variant may just strike Pakistan and as a precautionary measure, we wish to adhere to the SOPs,” mentioned the top minister in a video message addressed to the country.