Fed govt extending cooperation to all provinces to deal coronavirus: Sania Nishtar.


Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Dr. Sania Nishtar on Tuesday said that the federal government is extending its all-out cooperation with the all four provinces to deal coronavirus pandemic. Speaking in a special program of state broadcasting in Islamabad, she said coronavirus is a new virus and its incubation period is fourteen days. She said hand washing for at least thirty to forty seconds is essential to cope with the virus. She said there is also need to avoid touching hands with eyes, mouth and nose, shaking hands and hugging. She said we should keep distance of about three feet while interacting with each other and use hand sanitizers.

She said the people who are suffering from coronavirus and those who are looking after them are required to wear mask. Dr. Sania Nishtar said the government has allocated the airports of Lahore, Karachi and Islamabad for the international...

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