Download THE PUNJAB INFECTIOUS DISEASES (PREVENTION AND CONTROL) ORDINANCE, 2020 — It extends to whole of the Punjab. It shall come into force at once. Potentially infectious person” means a person who is suspected to be infected or contaminated with an infectious disease; is a risk that such person might spread, infect or contaminate other persons with an infectious disease; or has arrived from or through an area affected by an infectious disease ‘within fourteen days or such other period as may be specified by the Secretary immediately preceding the date of his arrival; The Secretary, may, with the approval of the Chief Minister, by notification in the official Gazette, declare that the -incidence or transmission of an infectious diseases poses a serious and imminent threat to public health in the whole or any part of the Punjab.