Gradually lockdown to be ended: Imran Khan
Lockdown to be lifted to mitigate economic impacts of the pandemic
Prime Minister, Imran Khan on Monday said that gradually lockdown would be ended to mitigate the impacted of the pandemic on the economy of the country. In his live address regarding the coronavirus, the Prime Minister stated, “we need to lift the lockdown so that people could get jobs and provide food to their children”.
He however cautioned that “we have to be careful if we failed to adopt precautionary measures all our efforts would go in vain”.
The premier added that this will be where the volunteer force will come in. “You will go to union councils and publicize the government’s guidelines.”
Prime Minister Imran Khan said that the Corona Relief Tiger Force will help those in need during this difficult time as the “administration alone cannot do everything”.
Addressing the nation, he said: “This volunteer force has been formed to meet the challenges presented by the pandemic. The entire world is being forced to take steps that haven’t taken in the past 100 years.”