Deputy Commissioner Islamabad Muhammed Hamza Shafqaat on Sunday reported that he has examined constructive for coronavirus.
“I have tested positive for COVID-19. Request for prayers,” he wrote on his Twitter account.
Nationwide Command and Operations Centre chief Asad Umar prayed for him and acknowledged he had performed “a very important role” in combatting the COVID-19 risk within the capital.
“Hope you get well soon,” he stated.
A day earlier, Shafqaat had cited a “wedding function” because the supply of the unfold to his mother and father, who additionally examined constructive for coronavirus.
New restrictions in capital
Shafqaat’s tweet got here shortly after he had notified new restrictions for Islamabad in view of the quickly rising coronavirus instances.
In accordance with APP, 152 individuals examined constructive within the areas being sealed within the final 24 hours. Within the metropolis total, 345 individuals examined constructive, in response to a March 13 report by the federal government’s coronavirus dashboard.
Shafqaat stated that subsectors I-8/4, F-11/1 and I-10/2 will likely be sealed tonight.
The deputy commissioner additional stated that outside gatherings of 300 persons are allowed just for a two-hour length.
Places of work should not allowed to name greater than 50% staff to work, he stated, including that anybody discovered violating customary working procedures should face fast authorized motion.
Islamabad makes sporting masks obligatory
A day earlier, the district administration had mandated using masks by all residents.
Part 144 of the Legal Process Code (CrPC) has been put in place for the implementation of the rule, the Deputy Commissioner of Islamabad, Hamza Shafqat stated, as he introduced the brand new rule.
The district administration warned of authorized motion beneath Part 188 of the Legal Process Code (CrPC).in opposition to these discovered not sporting a masks, including that the mask-wearing rule will stay in place for the following two months.