ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the Corona virus will spread but not panic, as a nation we have to fight this war and inshallah we will win this war.
Prime Minister Imran Khan addressed the nation in view of the growing cases and worsening of the Corona virus in the country in which he took the nation in confidence after the corona virus. Addressing the nation, Prime Minister Imran Khan said that today I will talk to you about the corona virus, the virus is a flu, it is dangerous because it spreads rapidly, it contains 90% of people who have minor. In colds, 97% of Corona cases are cured, while 4 to 5% of Corona cases go to the hospital.
He added that more than 90,000 people have been infected with the virus till now in the world. When the Corona virus was spread in China, we decided to deal with it. We knew that Corona had spread in China. Initiatives began, screened at the airport, the first case came out on February 26, after which the outbreak was feared because it spread like this in the world, after China, people in Iran were greatly affected. A large number of pilgrims were in Iran, Tifan is a backward area where visitors were stopped, pilgrims from Iran infected with the Corona virus. Yes, the government set up a national security committee to monitor the matter, while an economic committee was also formed on the Corona case, and I was monitoring the actions of the Corona virus.
The Prime Minister said that Italy did nothing in the beginning, now locked down, our situation is different from the US and other developed countries, Pakistan does not have conditions like America, China and Italy, Pakistan has poverty and the economy is bad. If we closed the city, people would not starve to Corona, we closed educational institutions and gatherings, we closed cricket matches, schools and colleges, our situation was not to close the city, all from the Corona virus. Before exports were impacted, we would talk to the IMF to provide relief to exporters.
He said that the government cannot fight the corona virus alone. As a nation we have to win this war, we do not have to panic. And Inshallah will win this war.
It should be noted that the number of Corona victims across the country has exceeded 236. The coronavirus has spread to 162 countries around the world, and more than 7,000 people have died from the deadly virus. While coronavirus has infected 100,000 people worldwide.