Monday 11th of May, 2020 is the hustling day after months of nationwide lockdown. Government of Pakistan has decided to ease down the current situation regardless of a rise in the rate of coronavirus infections. Disturbing Pictures of Nationwide Hustle-Bustle after Easing of Lockdown.
Big crowds, heavy traffic jams are observed in the commercial centres of the big cities of Pakistan. Infrequent places, a few people were seen not spotting the government-issued guidelines to prevent further spread of Covid-19, including by not wearing masks and not maintaining a physical distance. Nevertheless, to surprise, most people are detected opting for safety measures issued by the government, and strictly following the time-window allowed by the government.
The Government Announced to Lift Lockdown to Hold Collapsing Economy
Last week government publicized its intentions that it would begin a phased lifting of the lockdown because it is mandatory for Pakistan’s economy and country’s unemployed workforce. Numerous commercial markets are observed to organize sanitizing pass through gates, hand sanitizing facilities before entering into the shops. AND IT IS COMMENDABLE!
Public transport remains padlocked, nevertheless, factories and offices have been tolerable to recommence business manoeuvres.
Though, there are alarming signs that Pakistan’s outbreak is accelerating. Moreover, there are 31000 confirmed cases, out of 690 deaths are registered.
Prime Minister Imran Khan last week Vindicated his Decision of Easing the Lockdown
“We know we’re doing it at a time when our [infection] curve is going up … but it is not increasing [as fast] as we were expecting.”
A Shop-Keeper Stated his Reservations over Corona-Lockdown
“I opened my shop for the first time today after locking it on March 24, he had a family to support. Better to die of coronavirus, because I can’t survive sitting at home.”
Schools and large shopping malls are not permissible to resume remain, and markets will initially be allowed to operate only until 5 pm. Nevertheless, with Eidul Fitr coming in two weeks, crowds are probable to increase.
Disturbing Pictures of Nationwide Hustle-Bustle after Easing of Lockdown
People Shop in a Market after the Government Relaxed the Weeks-Long Lockdown in Peshawar
People Rush to shop at Markets in Karachi
Women Queue to Enter a Clothing Store in Rawalpindi
The Duo Pics show the Difference of Lifeless Streets and the same with Vibrant Lives in Karachi
People shop from stalls in a market in Lahore
Barbers give haircuts to customers in Rawalpindi
People should abide by the guidelines issued by the government and use personal safety measures to suppress the spread of coronavirus. KEEP YOURSELF SAFE AND OTHERS TOO.