912 marriage halls, food outlets, markets sealed

FAISALABAD: As many as 912 shops, marriage halls/marquees, food outlets were sealed, while cases were registered against 116 people as well as with imposition of more than Rs 1.8 million total fine on the charges of violation of ant-coronavirus standard operating procedures (SOPs) during last ten weeks.

Deputy Commissioner Muhammad Ali said on Tuesday that the district administration sealed 64 marriage halls, 421 food outlets and 355 markets/shops, while 72 vehicles were also impounded over violations of SOPs.

The DC said the district administration would ensure implementation of SOPs at all costs. Assistant commissioners were already deputed to monitor the situation.