Islamabad, 23 March 2020 – Zia:
Life remained stagnant in the twin cities Rawalpindi and Islamabad on Monday amid government notice to limit the spread of the coronavirus.
All business centres and shops remained closed except for essential food and medical stores. Public transport also remained suspended.
Police and Rangers are deployed at several points and officials of law enforcement agencies are patrolling to ensure the implementation of the lockdown.
Citizens are being warned to stay in their homes.
Most of the people, including elders and children, were seen purchasing various food items and a few of them were wearing medical masks.