NCOC allows 25 per cent crowds for PSL matches in Karachi

NCOC allows 25 per cent crowds for PSL matches in Karachi


NCOC allows 25 per cent crowds for PSL matches in Karachi

LAHORE (Web Desk) – National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Wednesday announced to allow 25 per cent crowds for the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2022 matches in Karachi.

According to details, around 8,000 spectators will be allowed to enter inside the stadium each match day. However, in order to ensure their health and safety as well as others attending the matches, the spectators’ entry will be subject to strict corona SOPs.

The spectators are strictly advised to abide by rules as follows:

- Individuals above the age of 12 years must be fully vaccinated

- Valid vaccination certificates must be shown at the time gaining access to the stadium

- Wearing of masks inside the venue is mandatory

- Anyone violating the NCOC guidelines shall be liable to be evicted out of the stadium

According to the issued press release regarding the recent PCB’s decision, PCB Chief Operating Officer (COO) and PSL Tournament Director Salman Naseer mentioned, “Spectators are the essence of any sport event and in this background, we now hope to set the stage with 25 per cent crowds to attend the Karachi matches of the PSL 2022.”

He went on to say, “As a responsible organization, we completely understand our obligations in relation to health and safety of the fans and will leave no stone unturned in strictly implementing the NCOC guidelines.”

“However, we will also require complete and unconditional support from the spectators so that they and others can continue to enjoy the matches in a safe and secure environment. This is something they can do by simply following the guidelines,” he added.

On the other hand, the NCOC will make a decision for the PSL matches which will take place in Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore and are scheduled from February 10 to 27.