The Sindh Government Health Department has announced to block the sim cards of non-vaccinated mobile users, on Saturday (today).
According to the released notification, people who didnt turn up for vaccination will get their sim cards blocked in four phases.
In the first phase, a warning will be given regarding simcards blockage. In the second phase, the access to social media will be blocked.
Moreover, in third phase the outgoing call facility will be blocked and in the fourth phase, the sim card will be blocked completely.
“It is therefore requested that Pakistan Telecommunication Authority may be directed to take necessary measures accordingly for successful vaccination drive to break the transmission of chain of covid-19” the notification reads.
The decision was taken in a Provincial Task Force Meeting held under the chairmanship of honorable Chief Minister, Sindh.