Micro smart lockdown imposed in 3 subdivisions of Karachi Central District
The deputy commissioner of the Central District of Karachi has Wednesday imposed micro smart lockdown in some areas of three subdivisions to stop the spread of coronavirus.
The micro smart lockdown will remain implemented in union councils and units of North Karachi, North Nazimabad and Liaquatabad till April 6 according to the notification. The lockdown has been imposed after identification of hotspot areas by the district health officer.
The locals have been directed wear facemasks and maintain social distance in the affected areas while unnecessary locomotion and pillion riding have been banned. Business and industrial activities along with public gatherings are not allowed. The covid positive individuals will remain under quarantine at homes.
On the other hand, Pakistan has reported 30 deaths in the last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 637,042. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 13,965.