Punjab govt decides to reopen theatres, restaurants after Eid


LAHORE:    The Punjab government has decided to reopen theatres and restaurants after Eid-ul-Fitr amid coronavirus outbreak in the country.
According to media reports Chief Minister of Punjab (CM) Sardar Usman Buzadar has given principle approval on opening or theatres and restaurants across the province.
The CM has sought standard opeating procedures (SOPs) from Information and Culture Department in this regard.
Sources told that the decision was taken in the wake of increasing financial crisis of artists.
It is pertinent to mention here that Pakistan confirmed 50 more deaths from novel coronavirus in one day as the nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 1,067 and positive cases surged to 50,694.