Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan organized a meeting of the National Coordination Committee (NCC) on Friday to discuss the situation caused by an outbreak of the corona virus in the country.
According to the details, all prime ministers and federal leaders were present via a video link.
The meeting discussed the country’s communication process after the lock-up, and participants also discussed measures taken by the government to curb the virus.
Earlier, the NCC decided to limit group prayers in mosques and extend the closure of educational institutions until May 31.
Presentation of the Coronavirus program at a press conference with Minister of Religious Affairs Pir Noor ul Haq Qadri, special assistant for the news Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan, special health assistant Dr. Zafar Mirza, and NDMA chairman NDMA Muhammad Afzal said the national strategy is being fully implemented to address the threat of a coronavirus pandemic.
The minister said the pandemic had spread to more than 182 countries, adding that the global crisis also hit Pakistan. He said that citizens should also do their bit to prevent the virus from spreading.
Regarding transportation and fuel supply in some parts of the country, the minister said the matter will be discussed tomorrow to find solutions to ensure a smooth fuel supply.
He said that medical personnel engaged in the treatment of patients with coronavirus are frontline hunters.