In wake of a flood in novel coronavirus cases across Pakistan, the Punjab government on Saturday declared a halfway lockdown for two days to contain the flare-up.
Talking at a question and answer session, he said that of the aggregate, 106 COVID-19 cases were accounted for in Dera Gazi Khan, 20 in Lahore, four in Multan and one in Rawalpindi.
Buzdar said that the administration has requested the conclusion of all shopping centers and markets over the area for the following two days with impact from 9 pm on Saturday till 9 am on Tuesday. Be that as it may, he included clinical stores and shops selling fundamental nourishment things will stay open.
He spoke to the individuals to remain at home to forestall the further spread of the coronavirus.
The main pastor clarified the administration isn’t pronouncing a lockdown in the territory yet encouraging social separating.
Prior, on March 20, the National Coordination Committee (NCC) had precluded the requirement for a prompt lockdown everywhere throughout the nation to contain the spread of coronavirus.
Executive Imran Khan had managed a gathering of the advisory group in Islamabad. The council had consistently chosen to not announce a lockdown everywhere throughout the nation.
Talking during the gathering, the PM had given orders for updating the individuals as often as possible about the pandemic circumstance. He had said that the legislature is using all assets available to its in its battle against the disease.
He had underscored the requirement for embracing prudent steps to stop additionally spread of the sickness.