President Dr. Arif Alvi Tuesday said that Ulema must play their role in educating people about Covid-19 and urged them to adopt precautionary measures to stop coronavirus outbreak.
According to a press release, He was talking to Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Pir Noor ul Haq Qadri and Chairman Council of Islamic Ideology Qibla Ayaz, who called on him here.
The president stressed, “The only way to survive this crisis is to observe preventive measures.”
He emphasized the need for maintaining social distancing and personal hygiene by every citizen of the country.
Earlier on Tuesday, Prime Minister Imran Khan announced to reduce the petrol prices in Pakistan by Rs 15 per litre
While addressing a press conference with his senior members of the cabinet he said that the novel coronavirus is not the real danger, rather the decisions that people take fearing the Coronavirus is a real threat.
Talking about the lockdown, PM said the impact that comes after a lockdown is imposed will create more panic than the coronavirus.