KARACHI -UNS– Sindh government on Wednesday decided to relax lockdown in the province and the business and public activities will be gradually opened.
According to sources, the provincial government has decided to allow the resumption of certain economic activities, albeit with the condition that they follow precautionary measures to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah will make formal announcement regarding the lockdown restrictions.
The chief minister is holding consultions with the cabinet members, medical experts, administrative officers and senior officials in this regard, sources said.
CM Murad will also contact Prime Minister Imran Khan and other officials in this regard.
Sources further said that the decisions will be taken with national consensus and business activities must be permitted in a phased and limited manner.
Earlier today, the Sindh CM said that for the first time 404 new cases of coronavirus positive have been diagnosed and eight patients died leaving the death toll in three digits, 100.