Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Special Assistant for Health Dr Zafar Mirza has said that it will now be mandatory to wear masks in public places in the country.
In a media briefing with Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad on Friday, he said, “Now that the lockdown has eased, there is a lot of hustle and bustle, so it is being made mandatory to wear a mask and a notification will be issued soon in this regard.”
Zafar Mirza added that he would soon provide more details on where and for whom it would be necessary to wear a mask.
He also said that a Pakistani (Ferozsons) medicine company has been allowed to develop a medicine for coronavirus which is very welcome and a source of honour for the country.
The Special Assistant for Health said that “Pakistan will also supply this medicine to the whole world.”