United States announces $1million aid for Pakistan to contain coronavirus
The United States Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Alice Wells tweeted on Friday that the USA will provide $1 million under USAID in its first phase to fight against corona virus in Pakistan.
Prime Minister wants debt write-off for developing nations due to coronavirus
A few days ago, the pm Imran khan was called on the global community to write off the debts of vulnerable countries such as Pakistan,
Imran Khan fears that the outrageous virus may completely distroy the economy of Pakistan as Pakistan is already going through many crisis and now coronavirus added more flaws into it. Imran Khan in an interview with the Associated Press stated his fears about the upcoming crisis to the nation,
He said ”My worry is poverty and hunger . The world community has to think of some sort of debt write-off for countries like us ,which are very vulnerable , at least that will help us in coping with the virus ” .
However, the USA announcd to fund Pakistan to fight against novel corona virus in the country.
The U.S.-Pakistan government partnership is helping fight #COVID19. The U.S. government is responding to #COVID-19 in #Pakistan with initial $1 million in @USAID_Pakistan funding to bolster monitoring & rapid response.
— State_SCA (@State_SCA) March 19, 2020
Coronavirus becoming a trouble for the whole nation as its victims are increasing day by day spreading its terror all over and doctors are still not coming with the lasting cure.
He fears that instead of trying to build up the economy the nation ‘s economy is going down day by day and chances are very low for development. Imran Khan also added that its not just Pakistan he is taking step for but is many other countries that are going through trouble and their economy is going down including India, in subcontinent and in African countries.
Prime Minister’s fears are growing as the number of cases are growing which actually have jumped to 183 on Monday, Imran Khan is afraid that what if we will be run out of the facilities to prevent the virus and so on. Federal government has been trying to cope and had been criticised by the other provinces that ”Federal government is not fulfuling its responsbilities regarding taking serious steps to prevent coronavirus”.