PublicNews18: Corona Virus The Prime Minister said that the nation does not need to panic we will win this war..
Addressing the nation about the situation of Corona virus, Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has said that people do not need to panic, will win the war against Corona virus.
In a televised address on Tuesday night, he said that the government cannot fight alone against the Corona virus. All citizens have to play their role. The Prime Minister said that people should be careful.
He said there was no need to create chaos on the Corona virus issue.
Imran Khan said that in the current situation the economy of the country will be affected for which an economic committee has been formed. He said that a number of industries, including airlines, have suffered from the Corona virus and our economy was under pressure. Corona virus will have an impact on Pakistan’s exports.
He said that every day the Economic Committee will see which sectors are being affected and what should be done to help them.
Addressing the nation, the Prime Minister cautioned that the economic committee would also see that food items are not expensive, as if sugar and flour were first stored, I would like to warn them that the state Will take drastic action.
Referring to the Corona virus, he said it spreads rapidly, but 90% of its patients have diarrhea and cold.
Appreciating the steps taken by the Balochistan government, he said, “The Balochistan government has made great efforts in difficult times and congratulate the Balochistan government on the measures.”
He added that the purpose of the address was to make the nation trust in the actions related to the Corona virus.
Prime Minister Imran Khan further said that the United States and the UK closed the cities, but in Pakistan, they are not the situation because if we close the city, on one hand we will save people from Corona and on the other hand people will starve.
He said that the government has formed a coordination committee which has 2 aspects: one is the provincial governments and the other is the NDMA.
The number of corona virus-infected people has reached 237 in Pakistan, with new patients arriving in Sindh, Punjab and Balochistan on Tuesday.
After the rapid increase in the number of patients in Sindh, the provincial government has announced a lockdown in the province, which will close business centers, parks and restaurants from Wednesday while government offices will be closed from Thursday.
The number of Cod-19 victims in Sindh province has reached 172, with 25 confirmed cases in Punjab and six new cases in Balochistan.