PM to address nation today

PM Imran to address nation today
Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan will address the nation today in which he will take the nation into confidence regarding the lockdown situation on Eid-ul-Azha, GNN reported.

According to details, the prime minister will address the nation in a few hours.

PM Imran Khan will take the nation into confidence over lockdown on Eid. He will also discuss the current coronavirus situation in the country and the strategies adopted by the government to control the spread of the infectious disease.

The premier will instruct people to limit their travel activities on Eid. He will also consult the experts of the concerned institutions before the address. In this regard, the Prime Minister has convened a meeting at 3 pm today.

It is pertinent ti remember that with the implementation of smart lockdown, the country's coronavirus cases have been declined significantly.

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases surged to 274,289 in Pakistan on Monday, while the death toll stands at 5842.

According to National Command and Control Center (NCOC), more than 1,176 cases of coronavirus were reported while 20 people succumbed to the disease in the last 24 hours.

As many as 241,026 patients have recovered from the disease, while the country is still witnessing a consistent rise in the COVID-19 cases.