The National Command and Operation Centre revised its SOPs for COVID-19 as the fourth wave gets stronger in Pakistan. Asad Umar, NCOC chief and Federal Minister for Planning said that SOPs are revised to control the Delta variant of coronavirus that is destructible. He also mentioned that PM Imran Khan has taken this decision with the NCOC to curb the positivity ratio all over Pakistan.
The new guidelines have established that the market will be closing at 8 pm instead of 10 pm and a 50% work from home policy will be initiated. Indoor dining is banned whereas, outdoor dining will only be allowed till 10 pm along with delivery and takeaway.