Office of the District Magistrate, Islamabad has issued the official letter on 16th June, 2020 Notification For Sealing of Islamabad Sector I-8 and I-10 main markaz including I-8/3, I-8/4, I-10/1 & I-10/2.
In exercise of powers under Epidemic Diseases Control Act. 1958, and after notification of COVID-19 confirmed cases on line list of NIH duly traced by the surveillance teams and in order to prevent the community spread of the COVlD-19 virus in the area, the sectors 1-813,1-8/4, 1-10/1 & 1-10/2, Islamabad along with Main Marakiz of 1-8 & 1-10 are hereby sealed w.e.f 18th June 2020, 12:01 am, in public interest and until further orders.
The exemptions to this order include essential services and supplies like pharmacy and medicine shops, groceries stores and bakeries, patients for medical aid/medical consultation. rationing. drinking water supplies and emergency etc. These exemptions shall be regulated by the SOPs issued by this office from time to time regarding prevention of COVID-19.
The citizens are requested to make prior arrangements for their convenience Including ration. medicines and reschedule their engagements/office work before the onset of lockdown/sealing date and time.
The Islamabad police, Rangers and Pakistan Army are requested to corden off the above mentioned areas in order to ensure public safety and eliminate further spread of the virus. The Additional Deputy Commissioner (General) shall ensure provision of essential commodities and food supplies in the sealed areas.