The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provincial government announced on Wednesday that stores in the province (except medical and necessities stores) will be closed from 5 pm today.
“The government measures are being done to protect the people from coronavirus,” Advise to Chief Minister Ajmal Wazir announced while speaking to the media in Peshawar.
He added that the barber shop is only open from Friday to Sunday. Wazir said: “If people cooperate, the lock will be eased, if not, then it will be stricter.”
He added that barbershops will only remain open from Friday till Sunday. “If the people cooperate then lockdown will be eased, [if not] then it would be stricter,” said Wazir.
Early this month. The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has announced a relaxation of the blockade of the province to promote economic activity.
According to official notice, the provincial government has allowed all stores to open four days a week.
In addition to stores selling daily necessities, other stores will be closed from Friday to Sunday.
These businesses are allowed to open until 4pm.