Weekend lockdown imposed in Nur-Sultan


Catering facilities in Nur-Sultan will not work this weekend. The Chief State Sanitary Doctor of Kazakhstan’s capital Sarkhat Beisenova signed a decree on tightening quarantine and restrictive measures. The document comes into force on July 17. This also applies to outdoor cafes. On weekdays, restaurants should receive visitors until 5 p.m. At the same time, those catering facilities that participate in the Ashyq project will be able to work from Monday to Friday until 8.00 p.m. In addition, as before, entrepreneurs should remember about sanitary rules, observing mask mandate, maintaining social distance and filling halls only by 50 percent – no more than 30 seats. Public transport is also prohibited on Saturday and Sunday. The work of city bus routes will be suspended. Disinfection works will be carried out there these days.