The Islamabad Administration has closed Faisal Mosque and roads leading to Daman-e-Koh, Monal and Pir Sohawa over the risk of spreading coronavirus as infections continue to rise in the Federal Capital.
“The Faisal Mosque is currently closed to the public.” tweeted Islamabad Deputy Commissioner Hamza Shafqaat on Sunday. “There is a risk of spreading corona due to rush. Sorry for the inconvenience.”
فیصل مسجد کو عوام کے لئے فی الحال بند کیا جارہا ہے۔ رش کی وجہ سےکرونا پھیلنے کا خدشہ ہے ۔ تکلیف کے لئے معذرت خواہ ہیں— Office of Deputy Commissioner Islamabad (@dcislamabad) August 15, 2021
In another tweet, the Islamabad Deputy Commissioner informed that roads leading to Monal and Pir Sohawa are also being closed for traffic.
Road leading to Monal, Pir Sohawa is being closed for traffic. Everyone is requested to plz cancel their plans for today. Order is being issued to prevent covid spread— Office of Deputy Commissioner Islamabad (@dcislamabad) August 15, 2021
It is pertinent to mention that all vaccination centers in Islamabad will remain closed on 9th and 10th Muharram.