Capital to observe safe days for controlling Coronavirus


By Minahil Makhdoom

ISLAMABAD: In a bid to control rising cases of coronavirus in the federal capital, authorities have decided to observe ‘safe days’ for businesses. Notification issued by the Office of District Magistrate in this regard states that as per guidelines of National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) and after detailed discussions with traders of Islamabad, different safe days will be observed in first parts of the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT).
Safe days of different areas are mentioned below:
Friday and Saturday: G-9, G-13, Sitara Market, G-15, G-10, Furniture market Golra Road, DHA GT Road Barakahu, PWD, Pakistan Town, G-8, I&T Center, G-7, I-9, Ghori Town, Khanna Pull, Lehtrar Road, G-11, Aabpara Market, Tramri market, I-10
Thursday and Friday: Safa Mall, Centaurus Mall, Giga Mall and Amazon Mall.
Saturday and Sunday: Blue Area, F-10, Melody Market, E-11, F-8, I-8, F-11, F-6 and F-7
Saturday and Sunday: All areas/ market not mentioned earlier.
The notification, which will remain enforced till April 11, 2021, directs Assistant Commissioners/Sub Divisional Magistrate and local police to enforce restriction order accordingly.