The government of Sindh has issued notifications to implement new strict COVID-19 restrictions initiated by the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC). These measures have been introduced to prevent the Omicron variant of coronavirus. With respect to the notification, only vaccinated individuals will be allowed to participate in public places such as malls, weddings, hotels, mosques, shrines, cinemas, gyms, and more.
The notification also stated that a maximum of 500 people will be allowed in indoor gatherings in Karachi and 1,000 people will be allowed to take part in outdoor gatherings. Moreover, markets and businesses will remain open till 10 pm.