Sindh govt lifts outdoor dining curfew
Claim: The Sindh Government has lifted the curfew on outdoor dining in the province.
Fact: In a notification issued on 28 January 2021, the Home Department issued a notification lifting the 10:00 pm curfew on outdoor dining.
On 28 January, the media reported that the Sindh Government had lifted the 10:00 pm curfew on outdoor dining at restaurants, citing a notification issued by the Home Department. The notification was forwarded to Soch Fact Check for verification.
Having personally seen a copy of the notification, Soch Fact Check was able to confirm its authenticity. We also spoke to Irshad Sodhar, District Commissioner South, Karachi, who corroborated the news. In a tweet on the topic, Sodhar stated that indoor dining remains prohibited for now.
Summary: The Sindh Government has lifted the 10 pm curfew on outdoor dining in the province.