Office of The District Magistrate Islamabad Capital Territory has issued a notification stating that All Marakiz, Shopping malls, commercial businesses/activities will remain closed except for the essential services in Islamabad City.
The Islamabad Capital Territory Administration (ICTA) has taken strict actions on Eid-ul-Fitr to curtail the COVID-19 spread within the city,
The notification issued on 1st May, 2021 ahead of the Eid-ul-fitr to curtail the Coronavirus (COVID-19) spreading in the Capital City Islamabad.
All tourist spots, picnic points, (both formal & informal), tourist resorts, and hotels/restaurants in around tourist spots will be closed as well. These Tourist spots/parks include but are not limited to
Lake View Point
Shahdra Hill Station
Trails ( for Picnic purposes)
Lok Virsa Center
Note: Travel nodes leading to tourist spots/picnic areas, tourist destinations like Murree, Galiat, areas will be closed All public parks, shopping malls etc, will also remain closed.
Ban on Transport in Islamabad
All kinds of Inter-provincial, inter-city and intra-city public transport will be banned to from & within Islamabad. This ban will not able applicable to private vehicles, taxis/cabs, rickshaws with 50% occupancy and medical/other emergency services transport.
This order will come into force from 8th May, 2021 and will remain enforced till 16th May, 2021.