Corona: Decision to close National Assembly Secretariat offices for 2 days
ISLAMABAD: All activities of the National Assembly have been partially suspended due to the spread of Coronavirus.
A statement has been issued by the Administration Department of the National Assembly Secretariat.
According to the statement, it has been decided to close the offices of the National Assembly Secretariat for two days to prevent the possible spread of Corona.
The statement said that all the meetings of the National Assembly Standing Committee, Public Accounts, and Special Committees have been canceled while the offices of the National Assembly will remain closed till March 16.
According to the statement, the CDA has been instructed to disinfect all offices with disinfectants and staff have also been instructed to conduct immediate tests in case of symptoms of coronavirus.
The statement said that from March 17, the officers concerned will be able to call the necessary staff to the office, and from March 17, office hours will be from 10 am to 4 pm, while a mask has been made mandatory for admission to the National Assembly Secretariat.
It is to be noted that after the new wave of Corona in the country, an increase in cases and deaths has been recorded due to which smart lockdown is being implemented in many cities and business activities have also been restricted.