Sindh Allows Indoor Dining in Karachi Along With Other Relaxations

The Sindh government has decided to resume indoor dining while businesses have been allowed to operate till 10 PM in Karachi.

Sindh’s Home Department met earlier today and announced a series of relaxations and a few restrictions for Karachi that will remain effective from 15 to 30 September.

Here are all the decisions the provincial Home Department took today:


  • Essential businesses to operate 24/7
  • Non-essential businesses to shut down by 10 PM
  • Safe day to be observed on Sunday across Karachi
  • Indoor dining with 50% occupancy to be allowed before midnight. Only vaccinated individuals to be allowed to dine in after showing proof of vaccination
  • Takeaway and drive-through facilities to remain functional 24/7
  • Indoor and outdoor weddings to take place with 200 and 400 vaccinated guests respectively
  • Shrines to be reopened with SOPs
  • Offices to resume working on normal hours with 100% occupancy
  • Indoor gyms to be reopened for vaccinated individuals only
  • Public transport and railways to operate at 70% and 50% of total capacity
  • Amusement parks and swimming pools to operate at 50% of total capacity
  • Only vaccinated citizens to be permitted entry to tourist spots


  • Cinemas to remain closed
  • Contact sports events to remain suspended
  • Meals and snacks to remain banned on flights