Coronavirus badly jolted country: Asif Hussain Shah

Our Correspondent


MUZAFFARABAD: Coronavirus has badly jolted the country as it has affected economy, development, and governance, said the Additional Chief Secretary AJK, Dr. Asif Hussain Shah here on Friday. He expressed this while addressing the participants of a workshop in Muzaffarabad.

He said that health sector is under a great pressure due to the current situation caused by the spread of coronavirus. This pandemic is badly affecting the doctors and health staff fighting against it at front line. People should learn how to live in the presence of the coronavirus as it seems that it will stay for a longer time. All the guidelines issued by the World Health Organization (WHO) should be implemented, he added.

Syed Asif Hussain Shah stressed for the strict implementation on all the SOPs devised by the government and said that the only treatment of the coronavirus pandemic is self care. People should take great care of themselves and others by maintaining the social distance and following other SOPs, he further said.