Best steps against COVID-19 witnessed in AJK: Mustafa Bashir

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MUZAFFARABAD: Best steps against COVID-19 witnessed in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, said the spokesperson AJK government and Minister for TEVTA and IT, Dr. Mustafa Bashir here on Tuesday. He expressed this while addressing to the session of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly in Muzaffarabad. He said that the incumbent government of PML-N in AJK took remarkable steps against the spread of coronavirus due to which there are minimum cases in the state. The government took better steps than all the other provinces, therefore there is controlled situation of coronavirus in AJK, he added. Dr. Mustafa Bashir said that the government announced smart lock down for facilitating masses. But, people did not follow the SOPs of smart lockdown therefore the government took back the relaxation and announced complete lockdown again. If the business community and people would have cooperated then the government would not announce for complete lockdown again, he added. He said that electricity users are being getting relief up to 50 units. 40, 000 to 50,000 people are getting relief from Zakat fund and more than 200,000 families facilitated by Ehsas Program, he added.