Punjab considers blocking SIM cards of people not getting vaccinated


LAHORE : The Punjab government is considering various options to compel people to get vaccinated against coronavirus including blockage of SIM cards of people who are unwilling to receive the vaccine. .
According to media reports, Punjab Health Minister Yasmin Rashid presided over a meeting, in which officials gave several recommendations.
One of the recommendations was to block SIM cards of the people who were unwilling to receive the Covid-19 vaccine.
The government is considering barring entry of such individuals to shopping malls, restaurants, parks and public offices.
“It is difficult to get rid of the coronavirus pandemic without vaccination,” Rashid said.