Coronavirus Lahore Information

Coronavirus Lahore: Latest Information and Advice

  • Find the latest information and policies related to COVID-19 on the official Pakistan Government Website.
  • The Pakistan government has advised against all non-essential travel and instructed people to remain at home as much as possible.
  • People travelling to Pakistan must self-isolate for 14 days.
  • You must wear a face mask when going out of the house or else a fine may be imposed.
  • Events have been postponed or cancelled and attractions, restaurants, cinemas , theatre and other venues have temporarily closed.
  • Large gatherings are prohibited.
  • Under Lockdown, only essential shops are allowed to open from 9am-5pm.
  • Schools and educational institution are closed until further notice.
  • For people in Pakistan, use the 1166 Coronavirus Helpline to get help and online consultation.
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How will corona virus impact my travel to Lahore?

In response to the current corona virus outbreak, the Pakistan government has advised against all non-essential travel – see the latest updates from the Pakistan Government. 

People are required to remain at home as much as possible and limit contact with other people. If you go out, you should keep two meters apart from others where possible and sanitize frequently.

There are specific procedures in place for anyone experiencing symptoms, with further information on the official Pakistan Government Website.

Entertainment in Lahore

Entertainment activities are majorly closed as the city is under lockdown. But people have come up with smart ways to provide entertainment and keep their businesses afloat.

Read here about all the new forms of entertainment that come with social distancing and all the new ways you can still dine out and feel a sense of normality.

Staying Safe

  • Frequently wash your hands for at least 20 seconds using soap and warm water. Use hand sanitizer if you do not have access to water.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue (not your hands) when sneezing or coughing.
  • Clean and disinfect regularly touched objects and surfaces to reduce the risk of spreading germs.
  • Avoid non-essential travel, including any non-essential use of public transport.
  • Limit contact with other people and stay two meters away from others outside of your household.
  • Wear a face covering where social distancing isn’t possible, such as in shops.
  • Find more information and tips on how to avoid the spreading of the virus.

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