LAHORE: Punjab government has decided to declare covering face with a mask as mandatory in the province amid measures to ease coronavirus lockdown.
The meeting of the provincial cabinet committee on corona control chaired by the Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar decided to open shopping malls from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
“However, the food court and stalls, and play areas inside them will remain shut,” the meeting decided.
It was also decided to open restaurants after Eid, however, the days and timings of their operation will be announced later.
It was also agreed to allow business activities from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Moreover the committee also decided to give a special allowance to the cops fighting with COVID-19 and Shaheed package to those who die while battling from the infection.