The Sindh government has warned of shutting down all businesses operating with workers who have not been vaccinated.
Officials of the health department briefed the meeting that 285 special centers have been set up across the province to vaccinate people against Covid-19.
Deputy commissioners posted in different districts of the province briefed the meeting that they have completed the vaccination of the revenue service personnel working under them. They said that now the staffers of other government departments are being inoculated.
The CS directed the DCs to increase the number of vaccination centres in their respective jurisdictions. He advised all the industrialists to get their factory workers vaccinated. He said the government is in the process of establishing vaccination centres in different industrial zones of the province.
He directed the DCs to ensure implementation of the standard operating procedures (SOPs) issued by the home department against the spread of the virus. He said that action should be taken against the people who violated these SOPs.
The CS also asked the commissioners posted in the Karachi and Hyderabad divisions to keep a check on the prices of essential food items in their respective areas to safeguard the interests of the consumers.