He said that the virus is spreading in our country and the government is studying responses of other governments and how they are acting to eliminate the pandemic.

‘Govt alone cannot tackle coronavirus’

Join hands to battle coronavirus as no government, including American and China were able to tackle it alone, it is because of joint efforts that they are surviving, he said.

He urged people to keep themselves away from huge gatherings and avoid shaking hands.

PM Imran advised the nation not to get panicked and said that every person should not get himself/herself tested based on only mild flu symptoms.

The testing kits should be used for only those people who are really suffering from the novel virus

“Aap ne ghabrana nahi hai [You don’t need to get panicked],”
“It is our belief that life and death are in the hands of Allah.”

He praised the efforts of doctors and nurses and said that the government will help them in their ‘Jihad’ against the coronavirus.

PM Imran said that he understood the plight of overseas Pakistanis at this hour, especially the Pakistani students who were stranded in Wuhan.

The prime minister addressed the country’s Ulema and said that it is their responsibility to play a positive role in the crisis.

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday urged the nation to act responsibly and avoid large gatherings after Pakistan’s coronavirus tally surged to 237.

He warned the public that the coronavirus would spread in Pakistan as other countries who were having better health facilities could not halt its spread.