Smart lockdown only solution to contain COVID-19: Dr. Zafar

Ministries Official News

Islamabad, July 02, 2020 (PPI-OT): Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on National Health Services Dr. Zafar Mirza says the number of coronavirus cases in the country is decreasing while monsoon season would further help in reducing the cases. Talking to a private news channel, smart lockdown is the only solution to control the spread of COVID-19 and to improve the national economy.

The Special Assistant said people should go to hospitals and laboratories for the COVID-19 tests. He said 128 laboratories have been established across the country for this purpose. He said the government is taking actions against the medical stores and private laboratories for overcharging the people.

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