ISLAMABAD – In continuation of the federal government’s efforts to include Coronavirus within the metropolis, the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration has determined to shut all shrines, graveyards, and picnic locations throughout the Eid-ul-Azha holidays.
A notification to this impact was issued by District Justice of the Peace Islamabad. All shrines, graveyards, parks, picnic locations and hill stations shall stay closed throughout the Eid holidays, stated the notification. Nonetheless, burial and funeral prayers can be allowed even throughout the holidays. The picnic locations together with Lake View Park, F-9 Park, Jasmine Backyard, Daman-e-Koh and many others and the hill stations will stay closed throughout the Eid holidays. The order got here into impact on Thursday night.
In accordance with the officers, the order is available in continuation of an earlier notification issued on 27 July in wake of prevalent Coronavirus alert which can be noticed in true letter and spirit. The variety of contemporary COVID-19 instances are on the decline after the federal government took strict measures to implement the SOPs. The authorities don’t need that the features made throughout the previous few weeks by way of good lockdown and different measures reversed. The choice has been a part of the federal government technique to limit individuals at properties and keep social distance by banning entry into the parks and graveyards.