KP Govt bans indoor, outdoor ceremonies in 16 districts following surge in Covid cases

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government has imposed complete ban on indoor and outdoor ceremonies of marriages in 16 districts following surge in coronavirus cases.

According to a notification of Home Department, the ban was imposed in Peshawar, Charsadda, Nowshera, Swabi, Dir Lower, Dir Upper, Kohat, Mardan, Swat, Malakand, Shangla, Abbottabad, Khyber, Haripur and Bajaur from March 31 and onwards.

The violators would be punished under the law.